Term Information

Accession
GO:0006711
Name
estrogen catabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
estrogen breakdown, estrogen catabolism, estrogen degradation, oestrogen catabolic process, oestrogen catabolism
Alternate IDs
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Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of estrogens, C18 steroid hormones that can stimulate the development of female sexual characteristics. Also found in plants. Source: ISBN:0198506732
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0006711 at QuickGO
Subset
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Parents of estrogen catabolic process (GO:0006711)
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estrogen catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  steroid catabolic process (GO:0006706)
estrogen catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  estrogen metabolic process (GO:0008210)
estrogen catabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  hormone catabolic process (GO:0042447)

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