Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0006536 - glutamate metabolic process

Synonyms: glutamate metabolism, glutamic acid metabolic process, glutamic acid metabolism

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways involving glutamate, the anion of 2-aminopentanedioic acid.

Parent Classes:
GO:0009064 - glutamine family amino acid metabolic process,
GO:0043648 - dicarboxylic acid metabolic process

Child Classes:
GO:0006537 - glutamate biosynthetic process (8),
GO:0010133 - proline catabolic process to glutamate (1),
GO:0019544 - arginine catabolic process to glutamate (5),
GO:0019676 - ammonia assimilation cycle (2),
GO:0033526 - tetrapyrrole biosynthetic process from glutamate (4)

Term Members:
glutamate decarboxylase B subunit (gadB),
glutamate decarboxylase A subunit (gadA)

Unification Links: GO:0006536

Relationship Links: Wikipedia:RELATED-TO:Glutamic_acid

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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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