cobalamin catabolic process

id: GO:0042366
name: cobalamin catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of cobalamin (vitamin B12), a water-soluble vitamin characterized by possession of a corrin nucleus containing a cobalt atom.

Parent Functions

GO:0006787porphyrin-containing compound catabolic process
GO:0009235cobalamin metabolic process
GO:0042365water-soluble vitamin catabolic process