choline catabolic process

id: GO:0042426
name: choline catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of choline (2-hydroxyethyltrimethylammonium), an amino alcohol that occurs widely in living organisms as a constituent of certain types of phospholipids and in the neurotransmitter acetylcholine.

Parent Functions

GO:0019695choline metabolic process
GO:0042402cellular biogenic amine catabolic process
GO:0046164alcohol catabolic process