Updated BioCyc iOS App now
available in iTunes store
Updated BioCyc iOS App now
available in iTunes store
Updated BioCyc iOS App now
available in iTunes store
Updated BioCyc iOS App now
available in iTunes store
Updated BioCyc iOS App now
available in iTunes store
twitter

Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0009242 - colanic acid biosynthetic process

Synonyms: colanic acid anabolism, colanic acid biosynthesis, colanic acid formation, colanic acid synthesis, M antigen biosynthesis, M antigen biosynthetic process

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of colanic acid, a capsular bacterial polysaccharide.

Parent Classes:
GO:0046377 - colanic acid metabolic process,
GO:1901137 - carbohydrate derivative biosynthetic process,
GO:0033692 - cellular polysaccharide biosynthetic process

Term Members:
undecaprenyl-phosphate glucose phosphotransferase (wcaJ),
Fcl,
YpdI colanic acid synthesis lipoprotein,
RcsF outer membrane lipoprotein - activates the Rcs pathway during envelope stress,
protein involved in colanic acid production (mcbA),
Ugd,
UDP-glucose 4-epimerase monomer (galE),
mannose-6-phosphate isomerase (manA),
mannose-1-phosphate guanylyltransferase (cpsB),
UTP--glucose-1-phosphate uridylyltransferase (galU),
GDP-mannose 4,6-dehydratase (gmd),
protein-tyrosine phosphatase (wzb),
protein-tyrosine kinase (wzc)

Unification Links: GO:0009242

Relationship Links: MetaCyc:RELATED-TO:COLANSYN-PWY


Report Errors or Provide Feedback
Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of EcoCyc: Nucleic Acids Research 41:D605-12 2013
Page generated by Pathway Tools version 19.5 (software by SRI International) on Sat Feb 6, 2016, biocyc14.