Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0006555 - methionine metabolic process

Synonyms: methionine metabolism

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways involving methionine (2-amino-4-(methylthio)butanoic acid), a sulfur-containing, essential amino acid found in peptide linkage in proteins.

Parent Classes:
GO:0000096 - sulfur amino acid metabolic process ,
GO:0009066 - aspartate family amino acid metabolic process

Child Classes:
GO:0009086 - methionine biosynthetic process (18)

Term Members:
5,10-methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (metF) ,
MetJ transcriptional repressor

Unification Links: GO:0006555

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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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