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Term:
sphingoid catabolic process (GO:0046521)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
3-keto-sphinganine metabolic process  
ceramide catabolic process +   
ceramide phosphoethanolamine catabolic process 
glycosphingolipid catabolic process +   
phytosphingosine metabolic process +   
sphinganine metabolic process +   
sphinganine-1-phosphate catabolic process 
sphingoid biosynthetic process +   
sphingoid catabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of sphingoids, any of a class of compounds comprising sphinganine and its homologues and stereoisomers, and derivatives of these compounds.
sphingomyelin catabolic process +   
sphingosine metabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: sphingoid breakdown ;   sphingoid catabolism ;   sphingoid degradation
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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