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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]
National Institutes of Health

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2009
2009
We report a detailed functional characterization of an Arabidopsis isopropylmalate dehydrogenase (AtIPMDH1) that is involved in… Expand
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2007
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2007
We previously found that SNF2, a gene encoding a transcription factor forming part of the SWI/SNF (switching/sucrose non… Expand
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2004
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2004
The leucine biosynthetic pathway is essential for the growth of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and is a potential target for the… Expand
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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… Expand
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1992
1992
The leucine regulon coordinates the expression of several Escherichia coli genes according to the presence of exogenous leucine… Expand
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1988
1988
LEU3 of Saccharomyces cerevisiae encodes an 886-amino-acid polypeptide that regulates transcription of a group of genes involved… Expand
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1985
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1985
Leucine incorporation was examined as a method for estimating rates of protein synthesis by bacterial assemblages in natural… Expand
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1984
1984
In studies on the cause of the extreme stability of the macromolecules of Thermus thermophilus HB8, the leuB gene coding for 3… Expand
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1973
1973
The mutations in a series of leucine auxotrophs isolated after treatment with nitrosoguanidine, ultraviolet light, and ICR-191… Expand
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1962
1962
 
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