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Table 2 The number of reactions in the maxRAF set belonging to each functional category

From: Autocatalytic sets in E. coli metabolism

Functional category Reactions
Alanine and Aspartate Metabolism 11
Alternate Carbon Metabolism 217
Anaplerotic Reactions 11
Arginine and Proline Metabolism 45
Cell Envelope Biosynthesis 135
Citric Acid Cycle 23
Cofactor and Prosthetic Group Biosynthesis 235
Cysteine Metabolism 13
Folate Metabolism 11
Glutamate Metabolism 6
Glycerophospholipid Metabolism 150
Glycine and Serine Metabolism 17
Glycolysis/Gluconeogenesis 34
Glyoxylate Metabolism 4
Histidine Metabolism 12
Inorganic Ion Metabolism 32
Lipopolysaccharide Biosynthesis / Recycling 39
Membrane Lipid Metabolism 78
Methionine Metabolism 16
Methylglyoxal Metabolism 10
Murein Recycling 20
Nitrogen Metabolism 13
Nucleotide Salvage Pathway 173
Oxidative Phosphorylation 65
Pentose Phosphate Pathway 19
Purine and Pyrimidine Biosynthesis 35
Pyruvate Metabolism 23
Threonine and Lysine Metabolism 25
Tyrosine, Tryptophan, and Phenylalanine Metabolism 29
Unassigned 21
Valine, Leucine, and Isoleucine Metabolism 23
tRNA Charging 23
Catalysts Reaction 219
Total 1787