glycogen catabolic process

id: GO:0005980
name: glycogen catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of glycogen, a polydisperse, highly branched glucan composed of chains of D-glucose residues.

Parent Functions

GO:0005977glycogen metabolic process
GO:0009251glucan catabolic process
GO:0044247cellular polysaccharide catabolic process