threonine catabolic process

id: GO:0006567
name: threonine catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of threonine (2-amino-3-hydroxybutyric acid), a polar, uncharged, essential amino acid found in peptide linkage in proteins.

Child Functions

GO:0019517L-threonine catabolic process to D-lactate
GO:0019518L-threonine catabolic process to glycine
GO:0070689L-threonine catabolic process to propionate
GO:0070690L-threonine catabolic process to acetyl-CoA

Parent Functions

GO:0006566threonine metabolic process
GO:0009068aspartate family amino acid catabolic process