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Term:
homocysteine catabolic process (GO:0043418)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate catabolic process 
3-cyano-L-alanine catabolic process 
4-hydroxyproline catabolic process  
aspartate family amino acid catabolic process +   
citrulline catabolic process 
cysteine catabolic process +   
D-amino acid catabolic process +   
discadenine catabolic process 
ergothioneine catabolic process 
erythrose 4-phosphate/phosphoenolpyruvate family amino acid catabolic process +   
glutamine family amino acid catabolic process +   
histidine catabolic process +   
homocysteine biosynthetic process +  
homocysteine catabolic process  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of homocysteine, the amino acid alpha-amino-gamma-mercaptobutanoic acid.
isoleucine catabolic process  
L-kynurenine catabolic process  
leucine catabolic process +   
methionine catabolic process +   
N(omega),N(omega)-dimethyl-L-arginine catabolic process 
N(omega)-methyl-L-arginine catabolic process 
N-alpha,N-alpha,N-alpha-trimethyl-L-histidine catabolic process 
negative regulation of homocysteine metabolic process 
nopaline catabolic process +  
ornithine catabolic process +   
phosphoarginine catabolic process 
positive regulation of homocysteine metabolic process  
prenylcysteine catabolic process  
pyruvate family amino acid catabolic process +   
regulation of homocysteine metabolic process +   
S-adenosylhomocysteine catabolic process  
sarcosine catabolic process  
serine family amino acid catabolic process +   
stachydrine catabolic process 
transsulfuration  
tryptophan catabolic process +   
tyrosine catabolic process +   
valine catabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: homocysteine breakdown ;   homocysteine catabolism ;   homocysteine degradation
Definition Sources: GOC:jl

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