Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0006144 - purine nucleobase metabolic process

Synonyms: purine base metabolic process, purine base metabolism

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways involving purine nucleobases, one of the two classes of nitrogen-containing ring compounds found in DNA and RNA, which include adenine and guanine.

Parent Classes:
GO:0009112 - nucleobase metabolic process ,
GO:0072521 - purine-containing compound metabolic process

Child Classes:
GO:0006145 - purine nucleobase catabolic process (8) ,
GO:0009113 - purine nucleobase biosynthetic process (6) ,
GO:0046083 - adenine metabolic process (3) ,
GO:0046098 - guanine metabolic process (2) ,
GO:0046100 - hypoxanthine metabolic process (6) ,
GO:0046110 - xanthine metabolic process (3)

Term Members:
S-ureidoglycine aminohydrolase (allE) ,
ribonucleoside hydrolase 3 (rihC) ,
aldehyde dehydrogenase: molybdenum cofactor-binding subunit (paoC) ,
aldehyde dehydrogenase, FAD-binding subunit (paoB) ,
aldehyde dehydrogenase, Fe-S subunit (paoA) ,
conserved protein (yedX) ,
fused predicted xanthine/hypoxanthine oxidase: molybdopterin-binding subunit and Fe-S binding subunit (xdhD) ,
xanthine dehydrogenase, Fe-S subunit (xdhC) ,
xanthine dehydrogenase subunit, FAD-binding domain (xdhB) ,
xanthine dehydrogenase subunit (xdhA) ,
ureidoglycolate lyase (allA) ,
allantoinase monomer (allB) ,
ureidoglycolate dehydrogenase (allD) ,
allantoate amidohydrolase monomer (allC) ,
putative transporter, nucleobase:cation symporter-1 (NCS1) family (ybbW)

Unification Links: GO:0006144

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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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