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Keyword - Acetoin catabolism (KW-0006)

Definition

Protein involved in the degradation of acetoin (3-hydroxy-2-butanone). Acetoin is a component of the butanediol cycle (butanediol fermentation) in microorganisms.

Synonyms

  • 3-hydroxy-2-butanone breakdown
  • 3-hydroxy-2-butanone catabolic process
  • 3-hydroxy-2-butanone catabolism
  • 3-hydroxy-2-butanone degradation
  • Acetoin breakdown
  • Acetoin catabolic process
  • Acetoin degradation

Category

Biological process

GOi

acetoin catabolic process [ GO:0045150 ]

Graphical

Acetoin catabolismBiological process