Reactome: A Curated Pathway Database

Pyrimidine salvage

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-73614
Type
Pathway
Species
Homo sapiens
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Summation

In pyrimidine salvage reactions, nucleosides and free bases generated by DNA and RNA breakdown are converted back to nucleotide monophosphates, allowing them to re-enter the pathways of pyrimidine biosynthesis and interconversion.

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