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Term:
parathion catabolic process (GO:0019339)
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1-deoxy-D-xylulose 5-phosphate catabolic process 
2-aminobenzenesulfonate catabolic process 
2-hydroxybenzoyl-CoA catabolic process 
5,6,7,8-tetrahydromethanopterin catabolic process 
5,6,7,8-tetrahydrosarcinapterin catabolic process 
6-sulfoquinovose(1-) catabolic process +  
acetyl-CoA catabolic process +   
alkanesulfonate catabolic process +  
benzoyl-CoA catabolic process 
biotin catabolic process 
carbamoyl phosphate catabolic process 
cephalosporin C catabolic process 
cephamycin C catabolic process 
chondroitin sulfate catabolic process  
D-ribose 5-phosphate catabolic process 
D-tagatose 6-phosphate catabolic process 
deoxyribose phosphate catabolic process +   
dermatan sulfate catabolic process  
dibenzothiophene catabolic process 
dimethylsulfoniopropionate catabolic process 
fatty-acyl-CoA catabolic process +   
gliotoxin catabolic process 
glutathione catabolic process  
glutathione derivative catabolic process +  
glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate catabolic process 
glycerol-3-phosphate catabolic process  
heparin catabolic process  
inositol phosphate catabolic process +   
keratan sulfate catabolic process  
leukotriene D4 catabolic process 
lipoate catabolic process 
malonyl-CoA catabolic process  
molybdopterin cofactor catabolic process +  
nucleoside phosphate catabolic process +   
organic phosphonate catabolic process 
parathion catabolic process 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of parathion, a highly toxic organophosphate compound. Degradation of parathion by sunlight or liver enzymes can result in the formation of the active compound paraoxon which interferes with the nervous system through cholinesterase inhibition.
penicillin catabolic process +  
phosphagen catabolic process +  
phospholipid catabolic process +   
pyochelin catabolic process 
pyridoxal phosphate catabolic process  
S-adenosylhomocysteine catabolic process  
S-adenosylmethionine catabolic process +  
S-glycoside catabolic process +  
succinyl-CoA catabolic process 
sulfur amino acid catabolic process +   
thiamine diphosphate catabolic process 
thiamine-containing compound catabolic process +  
thiocyanate catabolic process 
toluene-4-sulfonate catabolic process 
vistamycin catabolic process 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: parathion breakdown ;   parathion catabolism ;   parathion degradation
Xrefs: MetaCyc:PARATHION-DEGRADATION-PWY
Definition Sources: UM-BBD_pathwayID:pthn

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