Amino Acids, Essential

Name
Amino Acids, Essential
Accession Number
DBCAT000242
Description

The nine amino acids that are not synthesized by the human body in amounts sufficient to carry out physiological functions. They are obtained from dietary foodstuffs.

Drugs
DrugDrug Description
HistidineAn amino acid commonly found as a component of total parenteral nutrition.
PhenylalanineAn amino acid commonly found as a component of total parenteral nutrition.
LysineAn amino acid commonly found as a component of total parenteral nutrition.
MethionineAn amino acid commonly found as a component in total parenteral nutrition.
LeucineAn amino acid commonly found as a component of total parenteral nutrition.
TryptophanAn amino acid commonly found as a component of total parenteral nutrition.
ThreonineAn amino acid commonly found as a component of total parenteral nutrition.
ValineAn amino acid commonly found as a component of total parenteral nutrition.
IsoleucineAn amino acid commonly found as a component of total parenteral nutrition.
Piflufolastat F 18A radiopharmaceutical diagnostic agent used with PET to image PSMA-positive lesions for the diagnosis of metastatic or recurrent prostate cancer.
Drugs & Drug Targets
DrugTargetType
HistidineHistidine decarboxylasetarget
HistidineHistidine--tRNA ligase, cytoplasmictarget
HistidineSodium-coupled neutral amino acid transporter 3target
HistidineHistidine ammonia-lyasetarget
HistidineMonocarboxylate transporter 10transporter
PhenylalanineTyrosine aminotransferasetarget
PhenylalanineLarge neutral amino acids transporter small subunit 2target
PhenylalaninePhenylalanine--tRNA ligase alpha subunittarget
PhenylalaninePhenylalanine-4-hydroxylasetarget
PhenylalaninePhenylalanine--tRNA ligase, mitochondrialtarget
PhenylalaninePhenylalanine--tRNA ligase beta subunittarget
PhenylalanineTyrosine 3-monooxygenasetarget
PhenylalanineMonocarboxylate transporter 10transporter
LysineHigh affinity cationic amino acid transporter 1target
LysineCationic amino acid transporter 4target
LysineCationic amino acid transporter 3target
LysineLow affinity cationic amino acid transporter 2target
LysineLysine--tRNA ligasetarget
LysineMonocarboxylate transporter 10transporter
LysineSolute carrier family 22 member 4transporter
MethionineMethionine synthase reductasetarget
MethionineMethionine synthasetarget
MethionineMethionine aminopeptidase 2target
MethionineBetaine--homocysteine S-methyltransferase 1target
MethionineS-methylmethionine--homocysteine S-methyltransferase BHMT2target
MethionineGlutamine synthetaseenzyme
MethionineMethylenetetrahydrofolate reductaseenzyme
MethionineMonocarboxylate transporter 10transporter
MethionineS-adenosylmethionine synthase isoform type-2enzyme
MethionineMethionine-R-sulfoxide reductase B2, mitochondrialenzyme
MethionineS-adenosylmethionine synthase isoform type-1enzyme
MethionineMethionine-R-sulfoxide reductase B1enzyme
MethionineMitochondrial peptide methionine sulfoxide reductaseenzyme
MethionineMethionine--tRNA ligase, cytoplasmicenzyme
MethionineMethionine--tRNA ligase, mitochondrialenzyme
MethionineMethionine adenosyltransferase 2 subunit betaenzyme
MethionineS-methylmethionine--homocysteine S-methyltransferase BHMT2enzyme
LeucineProbable leucine--tRNA ligase, mitochondrialtarget
LeucineLeucine carboxyl methyltransferase 2target
LeucineLeucine carboxyl methyltransferase 1target
LeucineLeucine--tRNA ligase, cytoplasmictarget
LeucineBranched-chain-amino-acid aminotransferase, mitochondrialtarget
LeucineBranched-chain-amino-acid aminotransferase, cytosolictarget
LeucineMonocarboxylate transporter 10transporter
LeucineMonocarboxylate transporter 8transporter
TryptophanTryptophan--tRNA ligase, cytoplasmictarget
TryptophanTryptophan--tRNA ligasetarget
TryptophanTryptophan--tRNA ligase, mitochondrialtarget
TryptophanTryptophan 2,3-dioxygenaseenzyme
TryptophanAromatic-L-amino-acid decarboxylaseenzyme
TryptophanMonocarboxylate transporter 8transporter
TryptophanMonocarboxylate transporter 10transporter
TryptophanTryptophan--tRNA ligaseenzyme
TryptophanTryptophan--tRNA ligase, mitochondrialenzyme
TryptophanTryptophan 5-hydroxylase 1enzyme
TryptophanTryptophan 5-hydroxylase 2enzyme
TryptophanTryptophan--tRNA ligase, cytoplasmicenzyme
TryptophanIndoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase 1enzyme
ThreonineThreonine--tRNA ligase, cytoplasmictarget
ThreonineThreonine--tRNA ligase, mitochondrialtarget
ThreonineMonocarboxylate transporter 10transporter
ValinePropionyl-CoA carboxylase beta chain, mitochondrialtarget
ValineBranched-chain-amino-acid aminotransferase, cytosolictarget
ValineValine--tRNA ligasetarget
ValineMonocarboxylate transporter 10transporter
ValineValine--tRNA ligaseenzyme
ValinePropionyl-CoA carboxylase beta chain, mitochondrialenzyme
ValineBranched-chain-amino-acid aminotransferase, cytosolicenzyme
IsoleucineShort/branched chain specific acyl-CoA dehydrogenase, mitochondrialtarget
IsoleucineBranched-chain-amino-acid aminotransferase, cytosolictarget
IsoleucineBranched-chain-amino-acid aminotransferase, mitochondrialtarget
IsoleucineIsoleucine--tRNA ligase, cytoplasmictarget
IsoleucineIsoleucine--tRNA ligase, mitochondrialtarget
IsoleucineMonocarboxylate transporter 10transporter
Piflufolastat F 18Glutamate carboxypeptidase 2target