Skip to search formSkip to main content
You are currently offline. Some features of the site may not work correctly.

putrescine biosynthetic process from ornithine

Known as: putrescine synthesis from ornithine, putrescine anabolism from ornithine, putrescine biosynthesis from ornithine 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of putrescine, 1,4-diaminobutane by decarboxylation of ornithine. [GOC:mah, MetaCyc… Expand
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Review
2009
Review
2009
Distribution of biogenic amines—the diamine putrescine (Put), triamine spermidine (Spd), and tetraamine spermine (Spm)—differs… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Review
2004
Review
2004
Summary.The naturally occurring polyamines, spermine, spermidine and the diamine putrescine are widespread in nature. They have… Expand
Review
2003
Review
2003
The diamine putrescine and the polyamines spermidine and spermine are found in a wide range of organisms from bacteria to plants… Expand
Review
2000
Review
2000
  • P. Hoet, B. Nemery
  • American journal of physiology. Lung cellular and…
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 6124720
The natural polyamines putrescine, cadaverine, spermidine, and spermine are found in all cells. These (poly)cations exert… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • table 1
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Four cDNAs for spermidine synthase (SPDS), which converts the diamine putrescine to the higher polyamine spermidine using… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The polyamines putrescine, spermidine and spermine are essential for cell renewal and, therefore, are needed to keep the body… Expand
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
Review
1990
Review
1990
The diamine putrescine, the triamine spermidine, and the tetramine spermine are ubiquitous in plant cells, while other polyamines… Expand
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The effect of D,L-alpha-difluoromethylornithine (DFMO) on thiol and polyamine levels in Trypanosoma brucei was investigated by… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Since the diamine putrescine can be metabolized into the pyrrolidine ring of tobacco alkaloids as well as into the higher… Expand
  • table I
  • table II
  • figure 1
  • table III
Review
1975
Review
1975
The biochemistry and biological function of the naturally occurring polyamines, putrescine, spermidine, and spermine, have been… Expand