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 (11),
GO:0033388 - putrescine biosynthetic process from arginine (2)

Term Members:
succinylornithine transaminase (astC),
N-acetylornithine aminotransferase / N-succinyldiaminopimelate aminotransferase (argD),
predicted amino acid kinase (yqeA),
predicted carbamate kinase-like protein (yahI),
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

Relationship Links: Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_115912, Wikipedia:RELATED-TO:Arginine

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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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