MetaCyc Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0046271 - phenylpropanoid catabolic process

Synonyms: phenylpropanoid breakdown, phenylpropanoid catabolism, phenylpropanoid degradation

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of aromatic derivatives of trans-cinnamic acid.

Parent Classes:
GO:0009698 - phenylpropanoid metabolic process,
GO:0019439 - aromatic compound catabolic process,
GO:0044712 - single-organism catabolic process,
GO:1901361 - organic cyclic compound catabolic process

Term Members:
3-(2,3-dihydroxyphenyl)propionate dioxygenase monomer (mhpB),
3-(3-hydroxyphenyl)propionate 2-hydroxylase (mhpA)

Unification Links: GO:0046271

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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