id: GO:0045008
name: depyrimidination
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The disruption of the bond between the sugar in the backbone and the C or T base, causing the base to be removed and leaving a depyrimidinated sugar.

Parent Functions

GO:0006285base-excision repair, AP site formation
GO:0006304DNA modification
GO:0009223pyrimidine deoxyribonucleotide catabolic process