menaquinone catabolic process Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of menaquinones, any of the quinone-derived compounds synthesized by intestinal bacteria. Structurally, menaquinones consist of a methylated naphthoquinone ring structure and side chains composed of a variable number of unsaturated isoprenoid residues. Menaquinones have vitamin K activity and are known as vitamin K2. (Gene Ontology, GO_0042361)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0042361
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2 genes participating in the menaquinone catabolic process biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
CYP4F11 cytochrome P450, family 4, subfamily F, polypeptide 11
CYP4F2 cytochrome P450, family 4, subfamily F, polypeptide 2