Send us a Message



Submit Data |  Help |  Video Tutorials |  News |  Publications |  Download |  REST API |  Citing RGD |  Contact   

MAMMALIAN PHENOTYPE - ANNOTATIONS

The Mouse Adult Gross Anatomy Ontology and Mammalian Phenotype Ontology are downloaded weekly from the Mouse Genome Informatics databases at Jackson Laboratories (ftp://ftp.informatics.jax.org/pub/reports/index.html). For more information about these ontologies, see the MGI Publications Page at http://www.informatics.jax.org/mgihome/other/publications.shtml.

Term:abnormal circulating lysine level
go back to main search page
Accession:MP:0030717 term browser browse the term
Definition:aberrant concentration in the blood of lysine (2,6-diaminohexanoic acid), an essential alpha-amino acid used in protein biosynthesis; in humans, lysine plays additional roles in the crosslinking of collagen polypeptides, uptake of essential mineral nutrients, and in the production of carnitine, which is key in fatty acid metabolism; it is also involved in epigenetic regulation by means of histone modification
Synonyms:narrow_synonym: abnormal plasma lysine level;   abnormal serum lysine level



show annotations for term's descendants           Sort by:
 

Term paths to the root
Path 1
Term Annotations click to browse term
  mammalian phenotype 5364
    homeostasis/metabolism phenotype 1389
      abnormal homeostasis 1295
        abnormal amino acid level 72
          abnormal circulating amino acid level 60
            abnormal circulating lysine level 0
              decreased circulating lysine level 0
              increased circulating lysine level 0
paths to the root