Term Information [More information on cholesterol catabolic process]

Accession
GO:0006707
Name
cholesterol catabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
cholesterol breakdown, cholesterol catabolism, cholesterol degradation
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of cholesterol, cholest-5-en-3 beta-ol, the principal sterol of vertebrates and the precursor of many steroids, including bile acids and steroid hormones. Source: GOC:ai
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History
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Ancestors of cholesterol catabolic process (GO:0006707)
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cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
cholesterol catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  catabolic process (GO:0009056)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lipid metabolic process (GO:0006629)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound metabolic process (GO:1901360)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic hydroxy compound metabolic process (GO:1901615)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance catabolic process (GO:1901575)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism catabolic process (GO:0044712)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule metabolic process (GO:0044281)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) alcohol metabolic process (GO:0006066)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lipid catabolic process (GO:0016042)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound catabolic process (GO:1901361)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic hydroxy compound catabolic process (GO:1901616)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule catabolic process (GO:0044282)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) steroid metabolic process (GO:0008202)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) alcohol catabolic process (GO:0046164)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) secondary alcohol metabolic process (GO:1902652)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) steroid catabolic process (GO:0006706)
cholesterol catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) sterol metabolic process (GO:0016125)
cholesterol catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  cholesterol metabolic process (GO:0008203)
cholesterol catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  sterol catabolic process (GO:0016127)

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