Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0009244 - lipopolysaccharide core region biosynthetic process

Synonyms: lipopolysaccharide core region anabolism, lipopolysaccharide core region biosynthesis, lipopolysaccharide core region formation, lipopolysaccharide core region synthesis, LPS core region biosynthetic process

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of the core region of bacterial lipopolysaccharides, which contains ten saccharide residues.

Parent Classes:
GO:0009312 - oligosaccharide biosynthetic process ,
GO:0046401 - lipopolysaccharide core region metabolic process

Part Of:
GO:0009103 - lipopolysaccharide biosynthetic process

Term Members:
KDO transferase (waaA) ,
fused heptose 7-phosphate kinase/heptose 1-phosphate adenyltransferase (rfaE) ,
lipopolysaccharide core biosynthesis; heptosyl transferase IV; probably hexose transferase (waaU) ,
lipopolysaccharide core heptose (II) kinase (waaY) ,
UDP-glucose:(glucosyl)LPS α-1,2-glucosyltransferase (waaJ) ,
UDP-D-glucose:(glucosyl)LPS α-1,3-glucosyltransferase (waaO) ,
UDP-D-galactose:(glucosyl)lipopolysaccharide-1,6-D-galactosyltransferase (waaB) ,
phosphoethanolamine transferase EptC ,
lipopolysaccharide core heptosyl transferase III (waaQ) ,
D-arabinose 5-phosphate isomerase (gutQ) ,
D,D-heptose 1,7-bisphosphate phosphatase (gmhB) ,
tetraacyldisaccharide 4'-kinase (lpxK) ,
3-deoxy-D-manno-octulosonate 8-phosphate synthase (kdsA) ,
D-sedoheptulose 7-phosphate isomerase (lpcA) ,
ADP-heptose:LPS heptosyltransferase II (waaF) ,
protein involved in KdoIII attachment during lipopolysaccharide core biosynthesis (waaZ) ,
O-antigen ligase (waaL) ,
lipopolysaccharide core biosynthesis protein (waaS) ,
lipopolysaccharide core heptose (I) kinase (waaP) ,
lipopolysaccharide glucosyltransferase I (waaG) ,
ADP-heptose:LPS heptosyltransferase I (waaC) ,
ADP-L-glycero-D-mannoheptose-6-epimerase (rfaD)

Unification Links: GO:0009244

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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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