Catabolism of Amino Acid Carbon Skeletons

Diagram of the main pathways for amino acid carbon metabolism

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tetrahydrofolate

tetrahydrofolate structure diagram

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Biosynthesis of serine from glucose

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Serine hydoxymethyl transferase

Serine hydoxymethyl transferase reaction

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Folate metabolism pathway diagram

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Methionine to S-Adenosylmethionine reaction

S-Adenosylmethionine synthesis from menthionine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

creatine synthesis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Choline synthesis

 

 

Last modified 3 May 2010