taurine biosynthesis Gene Set

Dataset HumanCyc Pathways
Category structural or functional annotations
Type pathway
Description The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of taurine (2-aminoethanesulfonic acid), a sulphur-containing amino acid derivative important in the metabolism of fats. (Gene Ontology, GO_0042412)
External Link http://humancyc.org/HUMAN/NEW-IMAGE?type=PATHWAY&object=PWY-5331
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3 proteins participating in the taurine biosynthesis pathway from the HumanCyc Pathways dataset.

Symbol Name
ADO 2-aminoethanethiol (cysteamine) dioxygenase
CDO1 cysteine dioxygenase type 1
CSAD cysteine sulfinic acid decarboxylase