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Table 3 Essential metabolic pathways annotated in the D. tertiolecta transcriptome

From: Transcriptome sequencing and annotation of the microalgae Dunaliella tertiolecta: Pathway description and gene discovery for production of next-generation biofuels

Pathway Enzymes found Known enzymes
Photosynthetic carbon fixation (Calvin cycle) 12 13
Glycolysis/Gluconeogenesis 10 10
Pentose phosphate 5 5
Citrate cycle 10 10
Fatty acid biosynthesis 6 6
TAG biosynthesis 3 4
Starch biosynthesis 4 4