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Nitrate Assimilation
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Asp, Ala, GABA
Val, Leu, Ileu, Thr, Lys
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HORT640 - Metabolic Plant Physiology

Branched chain amino acid and lysine biosynthesis

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For recent reviews on branched chain amino acid, threonine and lysine synthesis, see:

    Singh BK 1999 Biosynthesis of valine, leucine, and isoleucine. In (BK Singh ed.) "Plant Amino Acids: Biochemistry and Biotechnology", Marcel Dekker, NY, pp. 227-247.

    Matthews BF 1999 Lysine, threonine, and methionine biosynthesis. In (BK Singh ed.) "Plant Amino Acids: Biochemistry and Biotechnology", Marcel Dekker, NY, pp. 205-225.

    Galili G, Larkins BA 1999 Enhancing the content of the essential amino acids lysine and threonine in plants. In (BK Singh ed.) "Plant Amino Acids: Biochemistry and Biotechnology", Marcel Dekker, NY, pp. 487-507.

    Wittenbach VA, Abell LM 1999 Inhibitors of valine, leucine, and isoleucine biosynthesis. In (BK Singh ed.) "Plant Amino Acids: Biochemistry and Biotechnology", Marcel Dekker, NY, pp. 385-416.

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