OBO ID: GO:0006787
Term Name: porphyrin-containing compound catabolic process Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • porphyrin breakdown
  • porphyrin catabolic process
  • porphyrin catabolism
  • porphyrin degradation
Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of any member of a large group of derivatives or analogs of porphyrin. Porphyrin consists of a ring of four pyrrole nuclei linked each to the next at their alpha positions through a methine group. 0198506732
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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