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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 11930
    cellular process 11111
      cellular metabolic process 7036
        cellular aromatic compound metabolic process 3731
          aromatic amino acid family metabolic process 20
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  biological_process 11930
    cellular process 11111
      cellular metabolic process 7036
        organic acid metabolic process 693
          oxoacid metabolic process 679
            carboxylic acid metabolic process 648
              cellular amino acid metabolic process 183
                aromatic amino acid family metabolic process 20
                  para-aminobenzoic acid metabolic process 0
                    para-aminobenzoic acid biosynthetic process 0
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