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GO term:arginine metabolic process
Synonym: arginine metabolism
GO id:GO:0006525
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways involving arginine, 2-amino-5-(carbamimidamido)pentanoic acid.
Number of paths to term: 10

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
regulatesdenotes a 'regulates' relationship
positively-regulatesdenotes a 'positively-regulates' relationship
negatively-regulatesdenotes a 'negatively-regulates' relationship


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-aorganic acid metabolic process
                                        is-aoxoacid metabolic process
                                                is-acarboxylic acid metabolic process
                                                        is-acellular amino acid metabolic process
                                                                is-aalpha-amino acid metabolic process
                                                                        is-aglutamine family amino acid metabolic process
                                                                                is-aarginine metabolic process [GO:0006525] (11 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                        is-aarginine biosynthetic process +
                                                                                        is-aarginine catabolic process +
                                                                                        is-aD-arginine metabolic process
                                                                                        is-aputrescine biosynthetic process from arginine +
                                                                                        regulatesregulation of arginine metabolic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamate metabolic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamine family amino acid biosynthetic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamine family amino acid catabolic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamine metabolic process +
                                                                                is-aproline metabolic process +
                                                                                regulatesregulation of glutamine family amino acid metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-aorganic acid metabolic process
                                        is-aoxoacid metabolic process
                                                is-acarboxylic acid metabolic process
                                                        is-acellular amino acid metabolic process
                                                                is-aalpha-amino acid metabolic process
                                                                        is-aglutamine family amino acid metabolic process
                                                                                is-aarginine metabolic process [GO:0006525] (11 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                        is-aarginine biosynthetic process +
                                                                                        is-aarginine catabolic process +
                                                                                        is-aD-arginine metabolic process
                                                                                        is-aputrescine biosynthetic process from arginine +
                                                                                        regulatesregulation of arginine metabolic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamate metabolic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamine family amino acid biosynthetic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamine family amino acid catabolic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamine metabolic process +
                                                                                is-aproline metabolic process +
                                                                                regulatesregulation of glutamine family amino acid metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-aorganic acid metabolic process
                                        is-aoxoacid metabolic process
                                                is-acarboxylic acid metabolic process
                                                        is-acellular amino acid metabolic process
                                                                is-aalpha-amino acid metabolic process
                                                                        is-aglutamine family amino acid metabolic process
                                                                                is-aarginine metabolic process [GO:0006525] (11 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                        is-aarginine biosynthetic process +
                                                                                        is-aarginine catabolic process +
                                                                                        is-aD-arginine metabolic process
                                                                                        is-aputrescine biosynthetic process from arginine +
                                                                                        regulatesregulation of arginine metabolic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamate metabolic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamine family amino acid biosynthetic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamine family amino acid catabolic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamine metabolic process +
                                                                                is-aproline metabolic process +
                                                                                regulatesregulation of glutamine family amino acid metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-anitrogen compound metabolic process
                                is-aorganonitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-acellular amino acid metabolic process
                                                is-aalpha-amino acid metabolic process
                                                        is-aglutamine family amino acid metabolic process
                                                                is-aarginine metabolic process [GO:0006525] (11 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                        is-aarginine biosynthetic process +
                                                                        is-aarginine catabolic process +
                                                                        is-aD-arginine metabolic process
                                                                        is-aputrescine biosynthetic process from arginine +
                                                                        regulatesregulation of arginine metabolic process +
                                                                is-aglutamate metabolic process +
                                                                is-aglutamine family amino acid biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-aglutamine family amino acid catabolic process +
                                                                is-aglutamine metabolic process +
                                                                is-aproline metabolic process +
                                                                regulatesregulation of glutamine family amino acid metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic acid metabolic process
                                        is-aoxoacid metabolic process
                                                is-acarboxylic acid metabolic process
                                                        is-acellular amino acid metabolic process
                                                                is-aalpha-amino acid metabolic process
                                                                        is-aglutamine family amino acid metabolic process
                                                                                is-aarginine metabolic process [GO:0006525] (11 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                        is-aarginine biosynthetic process +
                                                                                        is-aarginine catabolic process +
                                                                                        is-aD-arginine metabolic process
                                                                                        is-aputrescine biosynthetic process from arginine +
                                                                                        regulatesregulation of arginine metabolic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamate metabolic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamine family amino acid biosynthetic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamine family amino acid catabolic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamine metabolic process +
                                                                                is-aproline metabolic process +
                                                                                regulatesregulation of glutamine family amino acid metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganonitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-acellular amino acid metabolic process
                                                is-aalpha-amino acid metabolic process
                                                        is-aglutamine family amino acid metabolic process
                                                                is-aarginine metabolic process [GO:0006525] (11 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                        is-aarginine biosynthetic process +
                                                                        is-aarginine catabolic process +
                                                                        is-aD-arginine metabolic process
                                                                        is-aputrescine biosynthetic process from arginine +
                                                                        regulatesregulation of arginine metabolic process +
                                                                is-aglutamate metabolic process +
                                                                is-aglutamine family amino acid biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-aglutamine family amino acid catabolic process +
                                                                is-aglutamine metabolic process +
                                                                is-aproline metabolic process +
                                                                regulatesregulation of glutamine family amino acid metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aprimary metabolic process
                                is-acellular amino acid metabolic process
                                        is-aalpha-amino acid metabolic process
                                                is-aglutamine family amino acid metabolic process
                                                        is-aarginine metabolic process [GO:0006525] (11 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                is-aarginine biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-aarginine catabolic process +
                                                                is-aD-arginine metabolic process
                                                                is-aputrescine biosynthetic process from arginine +
                                                                regulatesregulation of arginine metabolic process +
                                                        is-aglutamate metabolic process +
                                                        is-aglutamine family amino acid biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglutamine family amino acid catabolic process +
                                                        is-aglutamine metabolic process +
                                                        is-aproline metabolic process +
                                                        regulatesregulation of glutamine family amino acid metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-asingle-organism metabolic process
                                is-asmall molecule metabolic process
                                        is-aorganic acid metabolic process
                                                is-aoxoacid metabolic process
                                                        is-acarboxylic acid metabolic process
                                                                is-acellular amino acid metabolic process
                                                                        is-aalpha-amino acid metabolic process
                                                                                is-aglutamine family amino acid metabolic process
                                                                                        is-aarginine metabolic process [GO:0006525] (11 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                                is-aarginine biosynthetic process +
                                                                                                is-aarginine catabolic process +
                                                                                                is-aD-arginine metabolic process
                                                                                                is-aputrescine biosynthetic process from arginine +
                                                                                                regulatesregulation of arginine metabolic process +
                                                                                        is-aglutamate metabolic process +
                                                                                        is-aglutamine family amino acid biosynthetic process +
                                                                                        is-aglutamine family amino acid catabolic process +
                                                                                        is-aglutamine metabolic process +
                                                                                        is-aproline metabolic process +
                                                                                        regulatesregulation of glutamine family amino acid metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-aorganic acid metabolic process
                                        is-aoxoacid metabolic process
                                                is-acarboxylic acid metabolic process
                                                        is-acellular amino acid metabolic process
                                                                is-aalpha-amino acid metabolic process
                                                                        is-aglutamine family amino acid metabolic process
                                                                                is-aarginine metabolic process [GO:0006525] (11 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                        is-aarginine biosynthetic process +
                                                                                        is-aarginine catabolic process +
                                                                                        is-aD-arginine metabolic process
                                                                                        is-aputrescine biosynthetic process from arginine +
                                                                                        regulatesregulation of arginine metabolic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamate metabolic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamine family amino acid biosynthetic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamine family amino acid catabolic process +
                                                                                is-aglutamine metabolic process +
                                                                                is-aproline metabolic process +
                                                                                regulatesregulation of glutamine family amino acid metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism metabolic process
                                is-asmall molecule metabolic process
                                        is-aorganic acid metabolic process
                                                is-aoxoacid metabolic process
                                                        is-acarboxylic acid metabolic process
                                                                is-acellular amino acid metabolic process
                                                                        is-aalpha-amino acid metabolic process
                                                                                is-aglutamine family amino acid metabolic process
                                                                                        is-aarginine metabolic process [GO:0006525] (11 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                                is-aarginine biosynthetic process +
                                                                                                is-aarginine catabolic process +
                                                                                                is-aD-arginine metabolic process
                                                                                                is-aputrescine biosynthetic process from arginine +
                                                                                                regulatesregulation of arginine metabolic process +
                                                                                        is-aglutamate metabolic process +
                                                                                        is-aglutamine family amino acid biosynthetic process +
                                                                                        is-aglutamine family amino acid catabolic process +
                                                                                        is-aglutamine metabolic process +
                                                                                        is-aproline metabolic process +
                                                                                        regulatesregulation of glutamine family amino acid metabolic process +


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