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Term:para-aminobenzoic acid metabolic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways involving para-aminobenzoic acid, an intermediate in the synthesis of folic acid, a compound which some organisms, e.g. prokaryotes, eukaryotic microbes, and plants, can synthesize de novo. Others, notably mammals, cannot. In yeast, it is present as a factor in the B complex of vitamins.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: 4-aminobenzoic acid metabolic process;   4-aminobenzoic acid metabolism;   PABA metabolic process;   PABA metabolism;   p-aminobenzoic acid metabolic process;   p-aminobenzoic acid metabolism;   para-aminobenzoic acid metabolism;   vitamin Bx metabolic process;   vitamin Bx metabolism


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  biological_process 11825
    cellular process 11033
      cellular metabolic process 6988
        cellular aromatic compound metabolic process 3713
          aromatic amino acid family metabolic process 21
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              para-aminobenzoic acid biosynthetic process 0
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  biological_process 11825
    cellular process 11033
      cellular metabolic process 6988
        organic acid metabolic process 686
          oxoacid metabolic process 668
            carboxylic acid metabolic process 638
              cellular amino acid metabolic process 182
                aromatic amino acid family metabolic process 21
                  para-aminobenzoic acid metabolic process 0
                    para-aminobenzoic acid biosynthetic process 0
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