HMDB0000148 (L-Glutamic acid) HMDB0000182 (L-Lysine) HMDB0000208 (Oxoglutaric acid) HMDB0000217 (NADP) HMDB0000221 (NADPH) HMDB0000225 (Oxoadipic acid) HMDB0000279 (Saccharopine) HMDB0000510 (Aminoadipic acid) HMDB0000716 (L-Pipecolic acid) HMDB0000902 (NAD)
- HMDB0000962 (Lipoamide)
- Lysine Degradation
- in the first two reactions, lysine is combined with alpha-ketoglutarate to form saccharopine, which in turn is cleaved and oxidized to yield glutamate and alpha-ketoadipic semialdehyde. the latter molecule is further oxidized to alpha-ketoadipate.
- Parent Term
- Biochemical pathway
- Parent Definition
- A linked series of chemical reactions that occur in a defined order within or between organism cells, and lead to a known function or end product.
- Other Metabolites Mapped to 'Lysine Degradation'