proline catabolic process

id: GO:0006562
name: proline catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of proline (pyrrolidine-2-carboxylic acid), a chiral, cyclic, nonessential alpha-amino acid found in peptide linkage in proteins.

Child Functions

GO:0010133proline catabolic process to glutamate
GO:0019495proline catabolic process to 2-oxoglutarate

Parent Functions

GO:0006560proline metabolic process
GO:0009065glutamine family amino acid catabolic process
GO:0046700heterocycle catabolic process