Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0009107 - lipoate biosynthetic process

Synonyms: GO:0009105, lipoate anabolism, lipoate biosynthesis, lipoate formation, lipoate synthesis, lipoic acid anabolism, lipoic acid biosynthesis, lipoic acid biosynthetic process, lipoic acid formation, lipoic acid synthesis

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of lipoate, 1,2-dithiolane-3-pentanoate, the anion derived from lipoic acid.

Parent Classes:
GO:0009108 - coenzyme biosynthetic process,
GO:0009106 - lipoate metabolic process,
GO:1901362 - organic cyclic compound biosynthetic process,
GO:0044272 - sulfur compound biosynthetic process,
GO:0018130 - heterocycle biosynthetic process,
GO:0006633 - fatty acid biosynthetic process

Term Members:
lipoyl(octanoyl) transferase (lipB),
lipoyl synthase (lipA)

Unification Links: GO:0009107

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of EcoCyc: Nucleic Acids Research 41:D605-12 2013
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