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Term:
heparin catabolic process (GO:0030211)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
2-aminobenzenesulfonate catabolic process 
2-hydroxybenzoyl-CoA catabolic process 
6-sulfoquinovose(1-) catabolic process +  
acetyl-CoA catabolic process +   
alkanesulfonate catabolic process +  
benzoyl-CoA catabolic process 
biotin catabolic process 
cephalosporin C catabolic process 
cephamycin C catabolic process 
chondroitin sulfate catabolic process  
dermatan sulfate catabolic process  
dibenzothiophene catabolic process 
dimethylsulfoniopropionate catabolic process 
fatty-acyl-CoA catabolic process +   
galactosaminoglycan catabolic process 
gliotoxin catabolic process 
glutathione catabolic process  
glutathione derivative catabolic process +  
heparin biosynthetic process  
heparin catabolic process  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of heparin, any member of a group of glycosaminoglycans of average Mr (6000-20000), consisting predominantly of alternating alpha-(1->4)-linked D-galactose and N-acetyl-D-glucosamine-6-sulfate residues.
hyaluronan catabolic process  
keratan sulfate catabolic process  
leukotriene D4 catabolic process 
lipoate catabolic process 
malonyl-CoA catabolic process  
parathion catabolic process 
penicillin catabolic process +  
peptidoglycan catabolic process +   
pyochelin 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: heparin breakdown ;   heparin catabolism ;   heparin degradation
Related Synonyms: heparan sulfate catabolic process
Definition Sources: GOC:mah, ISBN:0198506732

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