Central carbon metabolism (WP3583)

Escherichia coli


Anwesha Bohler , Anders Riutta , and Eric Weitz


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Escherichia coli



Pathway Ontology

classic metabolic pathway


Label Type Compact URI Comment
G6P Metabolite kegg.compound:C00668
F6P Metabolite kegg.compound:C05345
FBP Metabolite kegg.compound:C05378
PEP Metabolite kegg.compound:C00074
PYR Metabolite kegg.compound:C00022
OAA Metabolite kegg.compound:C00036
6PG Metabolite kegg.compound:C00345
MAL Metabolite kegg.compound:C00149
FUM Metabolite kegg.compound:C00122
SUC Metabolite kegg.compound:C00042
SUC-CoA Metabolite kegg.compound:C00091
2-OG Metabolite kegg.compound:C00026
ICT Metabolite kegg.compound:C00311
CIT Metabolite kegg.compound:C00158
Ace-CoA Metabolite kegg.compound:C00024
T3P Metabolite kegg.compound:C00197
Ace Metabolite kegg.compound:C00033
Glucose Metabolite kegg.compound:C00221
Galactose Metabolite kegg.compound:C00124


  1. Large-scale 13C-flux analysis reveals distinct transcriptional control of respiratory and fermentative metabolism in Escherichia coli. Haverkorn van Rijsewijk BRB, Nanchen A, Nallet S, Kleijn RJ, Sauer U. Mol Syst Biol. 2011 Mar 29;7:477. PubMed Europe PMC Scholia