Figure 1 The aspartate family biosynthetic pathway. Enzyme abbreviations: AK-lys, aspartate kinase sensitive to lysine feedback inhibition; AK-thr, aspartate kinase sensitive to threonine feedback inhibition: ASD, aspartic semialdehyde dehydrogenase; HSD, homoserine dehydrogenase; DHDPS, dihydrodipicolinate synthase; TS, threonine synthase; TDH, threonine dehydratase; CS, cystathione-gamma-synthase; SAMS, S-adenosyl methionine synthase. Curved arrows indicate regulation loops by the end products. The (-) symbols indicate feedback inhibition and the (+) stimulation of enzyme activity.

synthetic enzymes, in which putative chloroplastic transit peptides have been identified.

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