taurine biosynthetic process Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
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://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0042412
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2 genes participating in the taurine biosynthetic process biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
CDO1 cysteine dioxygenase type 1
CSAD cysteine sulfinic acid decarboxylase