cellular lactam catabolic process

id: GO:0072340
name: cellular lactam catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of lactams, any cyclic amides of amino carboxylic acids, having a 1-azacycloalkan-2-one structure, or analogues having unsaturation or heteroatoms replacing one or more carbon atoms of the ring.

Child Functions

GO:0006602creatinine catabolic process
GO:0019384caprolactam catabolic process
GO:0030655beta-lactam antibiotic catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0043605cellular amide catabolic process
GO:0046700heterocycle catabolic process
GO:0072338cellular lactam metabolic process