MetaCyc Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0006526 - arginine biosynthetic process

Synonyms: arginine anabolism, arginine biosynthesis, arginine formation, arginine synthesis

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of arginine, 2-amino-5-(carbamimidamido)pentanoic acid.

Parent Classes:
GO:0006525 - arginine metabolic process ,
GO:0009084 - glutamine family amino acid biosynthetic process

Child Classes:
GO:0042450 - arginine biosynthetic process via ornithine (4)

Term Members:
ArgA ,
acetylglutamate kinase monomer (argB) ,
N-acetylglutamylphosphate reductase (argC) ,
ArgE ,
argininosuccinate lyase (argH) ,
ArgI ,
ArgF ,
carbamoyl phosphate synthetase, α chain (carA) ,
carbamoyl phosphate synthetase, β chain ,
N-acetylornithine aminotransferase / N-succinyldiaminopimelate aminotransferase (argD) ,
argininosuccinate lyase (ASL) ,
Argininosuccinate synthase (ASS1) ,
Ornithine carbamoyltransferase, mitochondrial (OTC) ,
CAD protein

Unification Links: GO:0006526

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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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