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Term:
tryptophan metabolic process (GO:0006568)
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1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate metabolic process +   
3-cyano-L-alanine metabolic process +  
4-hydroxyproline metabolic process +   
alpha-amino acid biosynthetic process +   
alpha-amino acid catabolic process +   
anthranilate metabolic process +   
argininosuccinate metabolic process  
aromatic amino acid family biosynthetic process +   
aromatic amino acid family catabolic process +   
aspartate family amino acid metabolic process +   
citrulline metabolic process +   
D-amino acid metabolic process +   
discadenine metabolic process +  
erythrose 4-phosphate/phosphoenolpyruvate family amino acid metabolic process +   
gliotoxin biosynthetic process +  
glucosinolate biosynthetic process from phenylalanine 
glutamine family amino acid metabolic process +   
histidine metabolic process +   
homocysteine metabolic process +   
homomethionine metabolic process +  
hypusine metabolic process 
indolalkylamine biosynthetic process +   
indolalkylamine catabolic process +   
isoleucine metabolic process +   
kynurenine metabolic process +   
L-dopa metabolic process +   
L-phenylalanine metabolic process +   
leucine metabolic process +   
N(omega),N(omega)-dimethyl-L-arginine metabolic process +  
N(omega)-methyl-L-arginine metabolic process +  
N-alpha,N-alpha,N-alpha-trimethyl-L-histidine metabolic process +  
nopaline metabolic process +  
ornithine metabolic process +   
para-aminobenzoic acid metabolic process +  
phosphoarginine metabolic process +  
pyruvate family amino acid metabolic process +   
S-adenosylhomocysteine metabolic process +   
sarcosine metabolic process +   
serine family amino acid metabolic process +   
stachydrine metabolic process +  
tryptophan metabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways involving tryptophan, the chiral amino acid 2-amino-3-(1H-indol-3-yl)propanoic acid.
tyrosine metabolic process +   
valine metabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: tryptophan metabolism
Xrefs: MIPS_funcat:01.01.09.06 ;   Wikipedia:Tryptophan
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198547684

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