elastin catabolic process

id: GO:0060309
name: elastin catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of elastin. Elastin is a glycoprotein which is randomly coiled and crosslinked to form elastic fibers that are found in connective tissue.

Parent Functions

GO:0006516glycoprotein catabolic process
GO:0051541elastin metabolic process