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ZIRC
OBO ID: GO:0006914
Term Name: autophagy Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
Definition: The cellular catabolic process in which cells digest parts of their own cytoplasm; allows for both recycling of macromolecular constituents under conditions of cellular stress and remodeling the intracellular structure for cell differentiation. (3)
References:
Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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