OBO ID: GO:0043171
Term Name: peptide catabolic process Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • peptide breakdown
  • peptide catabolism
  • peptide degradation
Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of peptides, compounds of 2 or more (but usually less than 100) amino acids where the alpha carboxyl group of one is bound to the alpha amino group of another.
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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