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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 19858
    cellular process 18617
      cellular metabolic process 10917
        cellular aromatic compound metabolic process 5567
          aromatic amino acid family metabolic process 34
            para-aminobenzoic acid metabolic process 0
              para-aminobenzoic acid biosynthetic process 0
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  biological_process 19858
    cellular process 18617
      cellular metabolic process 10917
        organic acid metabolic process 1073
          oxoacid metabolic process 1046
            carboxylic acid metabolic process 998
              cellular amino acid metabolic process 273
                aromatic amino acid family metabolic process 34
                  para-aminobenzoic acid metabolic process 0
                    para-aminobenzoic acid biosynthetic process 0
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