purine nucleoside catabolic process

id: GO:0006152
name: purine nucleoside catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of purine nucleoside, one of a family of organic molecules consisting of a purine base covalently bonded to a sugar ribose (a ribonucleoside) or deoxyribose (a deoxyribonucleoside).

Child Functions

GO:0046124purine deoxyribonucleoside catabolic process
GO:0046130purine ribonucleoside catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0009164nucleoside catabolic process
GO:0042278purine nucleoside metabolic process
GO:0072523purine-containing compound catabolic process