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Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0006006 - glucose metabolic process

Synonyms: cellular glucose metabolic process, glucose metabolism

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways involving glucose, the aldohexose gluco-hexose. D-glucose is dextrorotatory and is sometimes known as dextrose; it is an important source of energy for living organisms and is found free as well as combined in homo- and hetero-oligosaccharides and polysaccharides.

Parent Classes:
GO:0019318 - hexose metabolic process

Child Classes:
GO:0006007 - glucose catabolic process (5) ,
GO:0006094 - gluconeogenesis (11) ,
GO:0046430 - non-phosphorylated glucose metabolic process (1)

Term Members:
predicted pyruvate formate lyase activating enzyme (ybiY) ,
predicted pyruvate formate lyase activating enzyme (yjjW) ,
split glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate dehydrogenase C (gapC_1) ,
glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate dehydrogenase C, interrupted (gapC_2) ,
AceK ,
glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate dehydrogenase-A monomer (gapA) ,
Epd ,
6-phosphogluconolactonase (pgl) ,
probable pyruvate formate lyase 2 activating enzyme (pflC) ,
glucose 6-phosphate-1-dehydrogenase (zwf) ,
pyruvate formate-lyase activating enzyme (pflA) ,
PflB ,
phosphoglucomutase (pgm)

Unification Links: GO:0006006


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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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