Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0019752 - carboxylic acid metabolic process

Synonyms: carboxylic acid metabolism

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways involving carboxylic acids, any organic acid containing one or more carboxyl (COOH) groups or anions (COO-).

Parent Classes:
GO:0043436 - oxoacid metabolic process

Child Classes:
GO:0006054 - N-acetylneuraminate metabolic process (5),
GO:0006520 - cellular amino acid metabolic process (267),
GO:0019389 - glucuronoside metabolic process (1),
GO:0019852 - L-ascorbic acid metabolic process (6),
GO:0032787 - monocarboxylic acid metabolic process (227),
GO:0043648 - dicarboxylic acid metabolic process (97),
GO:0046394 - carboxylic acid biosynthetic process (210),
GO:0046395 - carboxylic acid catabolic process (166),
GO:0046398 - UDP-glucuronate metabolic process (1),
GO:0046400 - keto-3-deoxy-D-manno-octulosonic acid metabolic process (4),
GO:0046502 - uroporphyrinogen III metabolic process (1),
GO:0051478 - mannosylglycerate metabolic process (1),
GO:0072350 - tricarboxylic acid metabolic process (29),
GO:0097172 - N-acetylmuramic acid metabolic process (2)

Term Members:
malate dehydrogenase (mdh),
2-isopropylmalate synthase (leuA),
glutamate decarboxylase B subunit (gadB),
glutamate decarboxylase A subunit (gadA),
isocitrate lyase monomer (aceA),
probable 9-O-acetyl-N-acetylneuraminate esterase (nanS)

Unification Links: GO:0019752

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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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