teichoic acid catabolic process
name: teichoic acid catabolic process
Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of teichoic acid, which is a major component of the cell wall of Gram-positive bacteria and typically consists of a polymer of glycerol-phosphate or ribitol-phosphate to which are attached glycosyl and D-alanyl ester residues.
|GO:0070396||lipoteichoic acid catabolic process|
|GO:0000272||polysaccharide catabolic process|
|GO:0046374||teichoic acid metabolic process|