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Term:
bacteriocin catabolic process (GO:0046225)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
bacteriocin biosynthetic process 
bacteriocin catabolic process 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of a bacteriocin, any of a heterogeneous group of polypeptide antibiotics that are secreted by certain bacterial strains and are able to kill cells of other susceptible (frequently related) strains after adsorption at specific receptors on the cell surface. They include the colicins, and their mechanisms of action vary.
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Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: bacteriocin breakdown ;   bacteriocin catabolism ;   bacteriocin degradation
Definition Sources: GOC:ai

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