OBO ID: GO:0071274
Term Name: isoquinoline alkaloid catabolic process Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • ipecac alkaloid catabolism
  • isoquinoline alkaloid breakdown
  • isoquinoline alkaloid catabolism
  • isoquinoline alkaloid degradation
Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of isoquinoline alkaloids, alkaloid compounds that contain bicyclic N-containing aromatic rings and are derived from a 3,4-dihydroxytyramine (dopamine) precursor that undergoes a Schiff base addition with aldehydes of different origin. http://www.life.uiuc.edu/ib/425/lecture32.html
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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