Term Information [More information on benzoate catabolic process]

Accession
GO:0043639
Name
benzoate catabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
benzoate breakdown, benzoate catabolism, benzoate degradation
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of benzoate, the anion of benzoic acid (benzenecarboxylic acid), a fungistatic compound widely used as a food preservative; it is conjugated to glycine in the liver and excreted as hippuric acid. Source: GOC:jl
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0043639 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
Community
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Ancestors of benzoate catabolic process (GO:0043639)
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benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
benzoate catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  catabolic process (GO:0009056)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule metabolic process (GO:0044281)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic acid metabolic process (GO:0006082)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism catabolic process (GO:0044712)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular catabolic process (GO:0044248)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance catabolic process (GO:1901575)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) oxoacid metabolic process (GO:0043436)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule catabolic process (GO:0044282)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) carboxylic acid metabolic process (GO:0019752)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular aromatic compound metabolic process (GO:0006725)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic acid catabolic process (GO:0016054)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound metabolic process (GO:1901360)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) benzene-containing compound metabolic process (GO:0042537)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) carboxylic acid catabolic process (GO:0046395)
benzoate catabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) monocarboxylic acid metabolic process (GO:0032787)
benzoate catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  aromatic compound catabolic process (GO:0019439)
benzoate catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  benzoate metabolic process (GO:0018874)
benzoate catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  monocarboxylic acid catabolic process (GO:0072329)
benzoate catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  organic cyclic compound catabolic process (GO:1901361)
Children of benzoate catabolic process (GO:0043639)
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benzoate catabolic process via CoA ligation (GO:0010128) [is_a relation] is_a  benzoate catabolic process
benzoate catabolic process via hydroxylation (GO:0043640) [is_a relation] is_a  benzoate catabolic process
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