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GO:0006032 chitin catabolic process

Term Information

ID GO:0006032
Name chitin catabolic process
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of chitin, a linear polysaccharide consisting of beta-(1->4)-linked N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues.
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Type Synonym
exact beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine catabolic process
exact chitin catabolism
exact chitin breakdown
exact beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine catabolism
exact chitin degradation

Cross-Ontology Relations

Relation Other Ontology ID Term
has_input CHEBI CHEBI:17029 chitin

Cross-references

Database ID
InterPro IPR000726
InterPro IPR005089
InterPro IPR011583
InterPro IPR013540
UniProtKB-KW Chitin degradation

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Child Terms

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Relationship To GO:0006032 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0006036 cuticle chitin catabolic process
Is a GO:0006039 cell wall chitin catabolic process

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Co-occurring Terms

These tables show the number of times the term listed in the table has been co-annotated with GO:0006032. The terms are listed in descending order of number of times the term has been co-annotated.
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Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0006032 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0006032 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

All changes

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2012-07-05 Added RELATION is a GO:1901072 (glucosamine-containing compound catabolic process)
2011-10-30 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of chitin, a linear polysaccharide consisting of P-1,4-linked N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues.
2011-10-30 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of chitin, a linear polysaccharide consisting of beta-(1->4)-linked N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues.
2009-10-31 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0006046 (N-acetylglucosamine catabolic process)
2009-07-03 Added RELATION is a GO:0006026 (aminoglycan catabolic process)
2009-02-09 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0044247 (cellular polysaccharide catabolic process)
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of chitin, a linear polysaccharide consisting of P-1,4-linked N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of chitin, a linear polysaccharide consisting of P-1,4-linked N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0006030 (chitin metabolic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0044247 (cellular polysaccharide catabolic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0006046 (N-acetylglucosamine catabolic process)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine catabolic process
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine catabolism
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM chitin breakdown
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM chitin catabolism
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM chitin degradation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine catabolic process
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM chitin catabolism
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine catabolism
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM chitin breakdown
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM chitin degradation
2007-01-15 Updated TERM chitin catabolic process
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine catabolic process
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM chitin catabolism
2006-05-04 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of chitin, a linear polysaccharide consisting of P-1,4-linked N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues.
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM chitin breakdown
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM chitin degradation
2005-03-13 Added SYNONYM beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine catabolism
2003-10-24 Updated DEFINITION The breakdown into simpler components of chitin, a linear polysaccharide consisting of P-1,4-linked N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues.
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The breakdown into simpler components of chitin, a linear polysaccharide consisting of P-1,4-linked N acetyl-D-glucosamine residues.
2002-02-06 Updated TERM chitin catabolism
2001-04-03 Updated TERM chitin catabolism
2001-03-30 Added TERM chitin catabolism

Term

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2007-01-15 Updated TERM chitin catabolic process
2002-02-06 Updated TERM chitin catabolism
2001-04-03 Updated TERM chitin catabolism
2001-03-30 Added TERM chitin catabolism

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2011-10-30 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of chitin, a linear polysaccharide consisting of P-1,4-linked N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues.
2011-10-30 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of chitin, a linear polysaccharide consisting of beta-(1->4)-linked N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues.
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of chitin, a linear polysaccharide consisting of P-1,4-linked N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of chitin, a linear polysaccharide consisting of P-1,4-linked N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine catabolic process
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine catabolism
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM chitin breakdown
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM chitin catabolism
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM chitin degradation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine catabolic process
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM chitin catabolism
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine catabolism
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM chitin breakdown
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM chitin degradation
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine catabolic process
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM chitin catabolism
2006-05-04 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of chitin, a linear polysaccharide consisting of P-1,4-linked N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues.
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM chitin breakdown
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM chitin degradation
2005-03-13 Added SYNONYM beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine catabolism
2003-10-24 Updated DEFINITION The breakdown into simpler components of chitin, a linear polysaccharide consisting of P-1,4-linked N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues.
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The breakdown into simpler components of chitin, a linear polysaccharide consisting of P-1,4-linked N acetyl-D-glucosamine residues.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2012-07-05 Added RELATION is a GO:1901072 (glucosamine-containing compound catabolic process)
2009-10-31 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0006046 (N-acetylglucosamine catabolic process)
2009-07-03 Added RELATION is a GO:0006026 (aminoglycan catabolic process)
2009-02-09 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0044247 (cellular polysaccharide catabolic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0006030 (chitin metabolic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0044247 (cellular polysaccharide catabolic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0006046 (N-acetylglucosamine catabolic process)
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