Term Information [More information on polysaccharide catabolic process]

Accession
GO:0000272
Name
polysaccharide catabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
polysaccharide breakdown, polysaccharide catabolism, polysaccharide degradation
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of a polysaccharide, a polymer of many (typically more than 10) monosaccharide residues linked glycosidically. Source: CHEBI:18154, GOC:go_curators
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0000272 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
Community
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Ancestors of polysaccharide catabolic process (GO:0000272)
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polysaccharide catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
polysaccharide catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
polysaccharide catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  catabolic process (GO:0009056)
polysaccharide catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
polysaccharide catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
polysaccharide catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) carbohydrate metabolic process (GO:0005975)
polysaccharide catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) macromolecule metabolic process (GO:0043170)
polysaccharide catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance catabolic process (GO:1901575)
polysaccharide catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  carbohydrate catabolic process (GO:0016052)
polysaccharide catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  macromolecule catabolic process (GO:0009057)
polysaccharide catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide metabolic process (GO:0005976)
Children of polysaccharide catabolic process (GO:0000272)
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alpha-linked polysaccharide catabolism to maltopentaose (GO:0052787) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide catabolic process
alpha-linked polysaccharide catabolism to maltotriose (GO:0052786) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide catabolic process
arabinan catabolic process (GO:0031222) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide catabolic process
catabolism by organism of glucan in other organism involved in symbiotic interaction (GO:0052359) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide catabolic process
cellular polysaccharide catabolic process (GO:0044247) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide catabolic process
galactoglucomannan catabolic process (GO:2000885) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide catabolic process
galactomannan catabolic process (GO:0051682) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide catabolic process
glucan catabolic process (GO:0009251) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide catabolic process
glucomannan catabolic process (GO:2000884) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide catabolic process
glycolysis from storage polysaccharide through glucose-1-phosphate (GO:0093001) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide catabolic process
hemicellulose catabolic process (GO:2000895) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide catabolic process
homogalacturonan catabolic process (GO:0033393) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide catabolic process
multicellular organismal polysaccharide catabolic process (GO:0044244) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide catabolic process
pectin catabolic process (GO:0045490) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide catabolic process
xylan catabolic process (GO:0045493) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide catabolic process
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