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Category:GO:0006683 ! galactosylceramide catabolic process

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DAG for GO:0006683id: GO:0006683

name: galactosylceramide catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
def: "The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of galactosylceramides, any compound formed by the replacement of the glycosidic hydroxyl group of a cyclic form of galactose by a ceramide group." [GOC:ai]
subset: gosubset_prok
synonym: "galactosylceramide breakdown" EXACT []
synonym: "galactosylceramide catabolism" EXACT []
synonym: "galactosylceramide degradation" EXACT []
is_a: GO:0006681 ! galactosylceramide metabolic process
is_a: GO:0019376 ! galactolipid catabolic process
is_a: GO:0046477 ! glycosylceramide catabolic process


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