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Term:
choline catabolic process (GO:0042426)
Annotations: Rat: (2) Mouse: (1) Human: (6) Chinchilla: (1) Bonobo: (1) Dog: (1) Squirrel: (1) Pig: (1)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
choline biosynthetic process +  
choline catabolic process  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of choline (2-hydroxyethyltrimethylammonium), an amino alcohol that occurs widely in living organisms as a constituent of certain types of phospholipids and in the neurotransmitter acetylcholine.
ethanolamine catabolic process 
glycine betaine biosynthetic process from choline  
histamine catabolic process  
indolalkylamine catabolic process +   
nicotianamine catabolic process 
octopamine catabolic process 
phenylethylamine catabolic process 
polyamine catabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: choline breakdown ;   choline catabolism ;   choline degradation
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, ISBN:0192801023

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