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Keyword - Nylon degradation (KW-0549)


Protein involved in the degradation of nylon, a polymer whose main chain comprises recurrent amide groups. These compounds are generally formed from combinations of diamines, diacids and amino acids.


  • Nylon breakdown
  • Nylon catabolic process
  • Nylon catabolism


Biological process

Gene Ontology


nylon catabolic process [ GO:0019876 ]


Nylon degradationBiological process
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