Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0006525 - arginine metabolic process

Synonyms: arginine metabolism

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways involving arginine, 2-amino-5-(carbamimidamido)pentanoic acid.

Parent Classes:
GO:0009064 - glutamine family amino acid metabolic process

Child Classes:
GO:0006526 - arginine biosynthetic process (15) ,
GO:0006527 - arginine catabolic process (8) ,
GO:0033388 - putrescine biosynthetic process from arginine (2)

Term Members:
succinylornithine transaminase (astC) ,
AstB ,
N-acetylornithine aminotransferase / N-succinyldiaminopimelate aminotransferase (argD) ,
predicted amino acid kinase (yqeA) ,
predicted carbamate kinase-like protein (yahI) ,
ArgR ,
aldehyde dehydrogenase (astD) ,
succinylglutamate desuccinylase (astE) ,
predicted carbamate kinase (ybcF) ,
RNA polymerase, sigma 54 (sigma N) factor (rpoN) ,
arginine succinyltransferase (astA)

Unification Links: GO:0006525

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of EcoCyc: Nucleic Acids Research 41:D605-12 2013
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