protein catabolic process

id: GO:0030163
name: protein catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of a protein by the destruction of the native, active configuration, with or without the hydrolysis of peptide bonds.

Child Functions

GO:0044254multicellular organismal protein catabolic process
GO:0044257cellular protein catabolic process
GO:0052363catabolism by organism of protein in other organism involved in symbiotic interaction

Parent Functions

GO:0009057macromolecule catabolic process
GO:0019538protein metabolic process