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Category:GO:0009087 ! methionine catabolic process

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DAG for GO:0009087id: GO:0009087

name: methionine catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
def: "The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of methionine (2-amino-4-(methylthio)butanoic acid), a sulfur-containing, essential amino acid found in peptide linkage in proteins." [GOC:jl, ISBN:0198506732]
subset: gosubset_prok
synonym: "methionine breakdown" EXACT []
synonym: "methionine catabolism" EXACT []
synonym: "methionine degradation" EXACT []
xref: UM-BBD_pathwayID:met
is_a: GO:0000098 ! sulfur amino acid catabolic process
is_a: GO:0006555 ! methionine metabolic process
is_a: GO:0009068 ! aspartate family amino acid catabolic process


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