Evolution of a biosynthetic pathway: the tryptophan paradigm

Annu Rev Microbiol. 1989;43:567-600. doi: 10.1146/annurev.mi.43.100189.003031.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Aldose-Ketose Isomerases*
  • Amino Acid Sequence
  • Anthranilate Synthase / genetics
  • Anthranilate Synthase / metabolism
  • Bacteria / enzymology
  • Bacteria / genetics
  • Bacteria / metabolism*
  • Base Sequence
  • Carbohydrate Epimerases / genetics
  • Carbohydrate Epimerases / metabolism
  • Cloning, Molecular
  • DNA, Bacterial / genetics
  • Indole-3-Glycerol-Phosphate Synthase / genetics
  • Indole-3-Glycerol-Phosphate Synthase / metabolism
  • Molecular Sequence Data
  • Pentosyltransferases / genetics
  • Pentosyltransferases / metabolism
  • Phylogeny
  • Tryptophan / biosynthesis*
  • Tryptophan Synthase / genetics
  • Tryptophan Synthase / metabolism

Substances

  • DNA, Bacterial
  • Tryptophan
  • Pentosyltransferases
  • Indole-3-Glycerol-Phosphate Synthase
  • Anthranilate Synthase
  • Tryptophan Synthase
  • Carbohydrate Epimerases
  • Aldose-Ketose Isomerases
  • phosphoribosylanthranilate isomerase