asparagine catabolic process

id: GO:0006530
name: asparagine catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of asparagine, 2-amino-3-carbamoylpropanoic acid.

Child Functions

GO:0033345asparagine catabolic process via L-aspartate
GO:0033346asparagine catabolic process via 2-oxosuccinamate

Parent Functions

GO:0006528asparagine metabolic process
GO:0009065glutamine family amino acid catabolic process
GO:0009068aspartate family amino acid catabolic process