nucleobase catabolic process

id: GO:0046113
name: nucleobase catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of a nucleobase, a nitrogenous base that is a constituent of a nucleic acid.

Child Functions

GO:0006145purine base catabolic process
GO:0006208pyrimidine base catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0009112nucleobase metabolic process
GO:0034655nucleobase-containing compound catabolic process
GO:0046700heterocycle catabolic process