Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0009257 - 10-formyltetrahydrofolate biosynthetic process

Synonyms: 10-formyl-THF biosynthesis, 10-formyl-THF biosynthetic process, 10-formyltetrahydrofolate anabolism, 10-formyltetrahydrofolate biosynthesis, 10-formyltetrahydrofolate formation, 10-formyltetrahydrofolate synthesis

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 10-formyltetrahydrofolate, the formylated derivative of tetrahydrofolate.

Parent Classes:
GO:0009256 - 10-formyltetrahydrofolate metabolic process ,
GO:0043650 - dicarboxylic acid biosynthetic process ,
GO:0046654 - tetrahydrofolate biosynthetic process

Term Members:
bifunctional folylpolyglutamate synthetase / dihydrofolate synthetase (folC) ,
aminomethyltransferase (gcvT) ,
dihydromonapterin reductase / dihydrofolate reductase (folM) ,
formyltetrahydrofolate deformylase (purU) ,
dihydrofolate reductase

Unification Links: GO:0009257

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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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