leucine biosynthetic process

Known as: leucine anabolism, leucine formation, leucine biosynthesis 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of leucine, 2-amino-4-methylpentanoic acid. [GOC:ai]

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2009
2009
Interest in producing biofuels from renewable sources has escalated due to energy and environmental concerns. Recently, the… (More)
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2007
2007
We previously found that SNF2, a gene encoding a transcription factor forming part of the SWI/SNF (switching/sucrose non… (More)
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2006
2006
The intracellular concentrations of the valine and leucine pathway intermediates in a Corynebacterium glutamicum strain were… (More)
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2006
2006
Mycobacterium tuberculosis alpha-isopropylmalate synthase (MtIPMS) catalyzes the condensation of acetyl-coenzyme A (AcCoA) with… (More)
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1998
1998
In all examined species of the family Aphididae, the bacterial endosymbiont Buchnera aphidicola carries a plasmid encoding the… (More)
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1997
1997
An 8.5-kb plasmid encoding genes (leuABCD) involved in leucine biosynthesis and a small plasmid of 1.74 kb of yet unknown… (More)
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1996
1996
The metabolism of branched-chain amino acids (BCAAs) was studied in cortical synaptosomes. With [15N]leucine (1 mM) as precursor… (More)
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1984
1984
Yeast LEU1 encodes the second enzyme in leucine biosynthesis. A 3.5-kilobase pair (kb) yeast genomic DNA fragment which… (More)
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1973
1973
The biosynthesis of alpha-isopropylmalate (alphaIPM) synthetase, IPM isomerase, and betaIPM dehydrogenase in Bacillus subtilis… (More)
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1962
1962
Repression of the formation of biosynthetic enzymes by the ultimate end product of their action has been shown to be an important… (More)
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