1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate catabolic process
name: 1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate catabolic process
Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of 1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate, a natural product found in plant tissues. It is a key intermediate in the biosynthesis of ethylene (ethene), a fruit-ripening hormone in plants.
|GO:0009063||cellular amino acid catabolic process|
|GO:0018871||1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate metabolic process|
|GO:0072329||monocarboxylic acid catabolic process|