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Keyword - Digestion (KW-0222)


Protein involved in the process whereby nutrients are rendered soluble and capable of being absorbed by the organism or cell, by action of various hydrolytic enzymes that break down proteins, carbohydrates, fats, etc.


Biological process

Gene Ontology


digestion [ GO:0007586 ]


DigestionBiological process
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