isoquinoline alkaloid catabolic process

id: GO:0071274
name: isoquinoline alkaloid catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of isoquinoline alkaloids, alkaloid compounds that contain bicyclic N-containing aromatic rings and are derived from a 3,4-dihydroxytyramine (dopamine) precursor that undergoes a Schiff base addition with aldehydes of different origin.

Child Functions

GO:0071273morphine catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0009822alkaloid catabolic process
GO:0033076isoquinoline alkaloid metabolic process