Biosynthesis of Aromatic Amino Acids and Its Regulation
Glucose is an aliphatic substance, and so the synthesis of phenylalanine, tyrosine and tryptophan from it presents the biochemist with the problem of the biosynthesis of the aromatic nucleus.
KeywordsShikimic Acid Tryptophan Biosynthesis Chorismate Mutase Shikimate Dehydrogenase Shikimate Kinase
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The Common Pathway
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Biosynthesis of Phenylalanine and Tyrosine
DKFP Pathway: Aspartate as a Precursor of Aromatic Amino Acids
Tryptophan Repressor: Functional Aspects
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