Term Information [More information on lipid catabolic process]

Accession
GO:0016042
Name
lipid catabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
alt. id: GO:0006724
lipid breakdown, lipid catabolism, lipid degradation, lipolysis
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of lipids, compounds soluble in an organic solvent but not, or sparingly, in an aqueous solvent. Source: GOC:go_curators
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0016042 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of lipid catabolic process (GO:0016042)
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lipid catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
lipid catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
lipid catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
lipid catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  catabolic process (GO:0009056)
lipid catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
lipid catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
lipid catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
lipid catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  lipid metabolic process (GO:0006629)
lipid catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  organic substance catabolic process (GO:1901575)
lipid catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  single-organism catabolic process (GO:0044712)
Children of lipid catabolic process (GO:0016042)
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cellular lipid catabolic process (GO:0044242) [is_a relation] is_a  lipid catabolic process
emericellamide catabolic process (GO:1900556) [is_a relation] is_a  lipid catabolic process
fatty alcohol catabolic process (GO:1903174) [is_a relation] is_a  lipid catabolic process
intestinal lipid catabolic process (GO:0044258) [is_a relation] is_a  lipid catabolic process
multicellular organismal lipid catabolic process (GO:0044240) [is_a relation] is_a  lipid catabolic process
negative regulation of lipid catabolic process (GO:0050995) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  lipid catabolic process
positive regulation of lipid catabolic process (GO:0050996) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  lipid catabolic process
regulation of lipid catabolic process (GO:0050994) [regulates relation] regulates  lipid catabolic process
steroid catabolic process (GO:0006706) [is_a relation] is_a  lipid catabolic process
Wikipedia
Lipid_catabolism