mitochondrial protein 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 a mitochondrial protein. This process is necessary to maintain the healthy state of mitochondria and is thought to occur via the induction of an intramitochondrial lysosome-like organelle that acts to eliminate the damaged oxidised mitochondrial proteins without destroying the mitochondrial structure. (Gene Ontology, GO_0035694)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0035694
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3 genes participating in the mitochondrial protein catabolic process biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
BNIP3 BCL2/adenovirus E1B 19kDa interacting protein 3
BNIP3L BCL2/adenovirus E1B 19kDa interacting protein 3-like
SPATA18 spermatogenesis associated 18