Term Information [More information on polysaccharide digestion]

Accession
GO:0044245
Name
polysaccharide digestion
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
None
Definition
The whole of the physical, chemical, and biochemical processes carried out by living organisms to break down ingested polysaccharides into components that may be easily absorbed and directed into metabolism. Source: GOC:go_curators
Comment
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History
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Subset
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Ancestors of polysaccharide digestion (GO:0044245)
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polysaccharide digestion [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
polysaccharide digestion [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) multicellular organismal process (GO:0032501)
polysaccharide digestion [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
polysaccharide digestion [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-multicellular organism process (GO:0044707)
polysaccharide digestion [is_a relation] is_a  digestion (GO:0007586)
Children of polysaccharide digestion (GO:0044245)
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multicellular organismal polysaccharide catabolic process (GO:0044244) [part_of relation] part_of  polysaccharide digestion