octopamine catabolic process
name: octopamine catabolic process
Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of octopamine, 1-(p-hydroxyphenyl)-2-aminoethanol. The D enantiomer is about one-tenth as active as norepinephrine and is found in the salivary glands of Octopus and Eledone species.
|GO:0019336||phenol-containing compound catabolic process|
|GO:0042135||neurotransmitter catabolic process|
|GO:0042402||cellular biogenic amine catabolic process|
|GO:0046333||octopamine metabolic process|