penicillin catabolic process

id: GO:0042317
name: penicillin catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of any antibiotic that contains the condensed beta-lactamthiazolidine ring system.

Parent Functions

GO:0030655beta-lactam antibiotic catabolic process
GO:0042316penicillin metabolic process
GO:0044273sulfur compound catabolic process
GO:0046395carboxylic acid catabolic process