Table 3

Recon 1 metabolic pathways differentially represented in brain and non-brain normal tissues
Pathwaysa % complete in brain models % complete non-brain models Rank sum p-value
Taurine and hypotaurine metabolism 66% 35% 4.14E-08
Fatty acid elongation 67% 37% 1.69E-09
Tyr, Phe, Trp Biosynthesis 77% 56% 4.96E-02
Salvage Pathway 94% 81% 2.26E-02
Cysteine Metabolism 50% 37% 3.61E-03
Alanine and Aspartate Metabolism 73% 61% 2.41E-09
Glutamate metabolism 86% 76% 1.59E-06
Butanoate Metabolism 32% 23% 9.34E-03
Valine, Leucine, and Isoleucine Metabolism 69% 61% 4.00E-02
Transport, Nuclear 33% 25% 2.05E-11

aPathways are sorted by difference in percentage of reactions present in brain vs. non-brain tissues.

Wang et al.

Wang et al. BMC Systems Biology 2012 6:153   doi:10.1186/1752-0509-6-153

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