arginine metabolic process

Known as: arginine metabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways involving arginine, 2-amino-5-(carbamimidamido)pentanoic acid. [CHEBI:29016, GOC:go_curators]
National Institutes of Health

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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Immunosuppression is a known risk factor for B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), yet mechanisms of tumor-associated… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is the most common, lethal, muscle-wasting disease of childhood. Previous investigations have… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Dendritic cells (DC) have a critical effect on the outcome of adaptive immune responses against growing tumors. Whereas it is… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND L-Arginine is an important precursor of nitric oxide (NO) and protein synthesis. Arginine is produced in the body… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
CONTEXT Sickle cell disease is characterized by a state of nitric oxide resistance and limited bioavailability of l-arginine, the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Arginine metabolism in macrophages during infection and inflammation is complex, owing to differential regulation of inducible… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Recent studies suggest that a nitric oxide (NO) deficiency and elevated arginase activity may play a role in the pathogenesis of… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Polyamine synthesis from l-ornithine is essential for Leishmania growth. We have investigated the dependence of Leishmania… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Evidence is provided that macrophages can make M-1 or M-2 responses. The concept of M-1/M-2 fomented from observations that… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Nitric oxide (NO) and ornithine, products of NO synthase or arginase, respectively, have opposing biological activities. The… (More)
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