Submit Data |  Help |  Video Tutorials |  News |  Publications |  FTP Download |  REST API |  Citing RGD |  Contact   

Ontology Browser

Term:
ornithine metabolic process (GO:0006591)
Annotations: Rat: (11) Mouse: (10) Human: (9) Chinchilla: (9) Bonobo: (9) Dog: (7) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (6)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate metabolic process +   
3-cyano-L-alanine metabolic process +  
4-hydroxyproline metabolic process +   
alpha-amino acid biosynthetic process +   
alpha-amino acid catabolic process +   
argininosuccinate metabolic process  
aspartate family amino acid metabolic process +   
citrulline metabolic process +   
D-amino acid metabolic process +   
discadenine metabolic process +  
erythrose 4-phosphate/phosphoenolpyruvate family amino acid metabolic process +   
glucosinolate biosynthetic process from phenylalanine 
glutamine family amino acid metabolic process +   
histidine metabolic process +   
homocysteine metabolic process +   
homomethionine metabolic process +  
hypusine metabolic process 
isoleucine metabolic process +   
kynurenine metabolic process +   
L-dopa metabolic process +   
leucine metabolic process +   
N(omega),N(omega)-dimethyl-L-arginine metabolic process +  
N(omega)-methyl-L-arginine metabolic process +  
N-alpha,N-alpha,N-alpha-trimethyl-L-histidine metabolic process +  
nopaline metabolic process +  
ornithine metabolic process +   
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.
phosphoarginine metabolic process +  
pyruvate family amino acid metabolic process +   
S-adenosylhomocysteine metabolic process +   
sarcosine metabolic process +   
serine family amino acid metabolic process +   
stachydrine metabolic process +  
tryptophan metabolic process +   
tyrosine metabolic process +   
valine metabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: ornithine metabolism
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, ISBN:0192801023

paths to the root

NHLBI Logo

RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.