glutamine biosynthetic process

Known as: glutamine anabolism, glutamine biosynthesis, glutamine synthesis 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of glutamine, 2-amino-4-carbamoylbutanoic acid. [GOC:ai]
National Institutes of Health

Topic mentions per year

Topic mentions per year

1947-2018
051019472017

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Glutamine can play a critical role in cellular growth in multiple cancers. Glutamine-addicted cancer cells are dependent on… (More)
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
  • figure 6
  • figure 7
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
A cancer cell comprising largely of carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, phosphorus, nitrogen and sulfur requires not only glucose, which is… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
There is accumulating evidence that Wnt/beta-catenin signaling is involved in the regulation of liver development and physiology… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The function of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis eukaryotic-like protein serine/threonine kinase PknG was investigated by gene… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
2002
2002
The synthesis and release of alanine and glutamine were investigated with an intact rat epitrochlaris muscle preparation. This… (More)
  • table I
  • table II
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The aims of this study were twofold: (i) to determine quantitatively the contribution of glutamate/glutamine cycling to total… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The cerebral tricarboxylic acid (TCA) cycle rate and the rate of glutamine synthesis were measured in rats in vivo under normal… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
1997
1997
In Salmonella typhimurium, transcription of the glnA gene (encoding glutamine synthetase) is under the control of the nitrogen… (More)
Is this relevant?
1993
1993
Liver failure, or shunting of intestinal blood around the liver, results in hyperammonemia and cerebral dysfunction. Recently it… (More)
Is this relevant?
1986
1986
Rat cortical astrocytes in primary culture were examined for their capacity to transport and metabolize exogenous L-[U-14C… (More)
Is this relevant?