Term Information [More information on ornithine metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0006591
Name
ornithine metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
ornithine metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving ornithine, an amino acid only rarely found in proteins, but which is important in living organisms as an intermediate in the reactions of the urea cycle and in arginine biosynthesis. Source: ISBN:0192801023, GOC:jl
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0006591 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of ornithine metabolic process (GO:0006591)
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ornithine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
ornithine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
ornithine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
ornithine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
ornithine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
ornithine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
ornithine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
ornithine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
ornithine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule metabolic process (GO:0044281)
ornithine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic acid metabolic process (GO:0006082)
ornithine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0006807)
ornithine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) oxoacid metabolic process (GO:0043436)
ornithine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) carboxylic acid metabolic process (GO:0019752)
ornithine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organonitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:1901564)
ornithine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
ornithine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular amino acid metabolic process (GO:0006520)
ornithine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  alpha-amino acid metabolic process (GO:1901605)
Children of ornithine metabolic process (GO:0006591)
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arginine biosynthetic process via ornithine (GO:0042450) [is_a relation] is_a  ornithine metabolic process
arginine catabolic process to ornithine (GO:0019547) [is_a relation] is_a  ornithine metabolic process
D-ornithine metabolic process (GO:0033056) [is_a relation] is_a  ornithine metabolic process
glutamate catabolic process to ornithine (GO:0019555) [is_a relation] is_a  ornithine metabolic process
L-alanine biosynthetic process via ornithine (GO:0019273) [is_a relation] is_a  ornithine metabolic process
ornithine biosynthetic process (GO:0006592) [is_a relation] is_a  ornithine metabolic process
ornithine carbamoyltransferase activity (GO:0004585) [part_of relation] part_of  ornithine metabolic process
ornithine catabolic process (GO:0006593) [is_a relation] is_a  ornithine metabolic process
putrescine biosynthetic process from ornithine (GO:0033387) [is_a relation] is_a  ornithine metabolic process
regulation of ornithine metabolic process (GO:0090368) [regulates relation] regulates  ornithine metabolic process
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