MetaCyc Class: Detoxification

This class contains pathways by which various organisms protect themselves against the harmful effects of toxic compounds. The sole purpose of these pathways is to avoid toxicity, with no other benefit (such as energy or useful metabolites) to the organism.

Parent Classes:

Child Classes:
Acid Resistance (3),
Antibiotic Resistance (7),
Arsenate Detoxification (5),
Cyanide Detoxification (2),
Mercury Detoxification (1),
Methylglyoxal Detoxification (8),
Reactive Oxygen Species Degradation (2),
Seleno-Amino Acid Detoxification (4)

4-hydroxy-2-nonenal detoxification,
ascorbate glutathione cycle,
baicalein degradation (hydrogen peroxide detoxification),
cyanate degradation,
detoxification of reactive carbonyls in chloroplasts,
farnesylcysteine salvage pathway,
fluoroacetate degradation,
furfural degradation,
glutathione-mediated detoxification I,
glutathione-mediated detoxification II,
homophytochelatin biosynthesis,
methanol oxidation to carbon dioxide,
mycothiol-mediated detoxification,
oxidized GTP and dGTP detoxification,
phytochelatins biosynthesis

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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