nylon catabolic process

id: GO:0019876
name: nylon catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of nylon, a polymer where the main polymer chain comprises recurring amide groups; these compounds are generally formed from combinations of diamines, diacids and amino acids.

Parent Functions

GO:0042178xenobiotic catabolic process
GO:0042198nylon metabolic process