Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0034628 - 'de novo' NAD biosynthetic process from aspartate

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD), beginning with the synthesis of aspartate from simpler precursors; biosynthesis may be of either the oxidized form, NAD, or the reduced form, NADH.

Parent Classes:
GO:0019355 - nicotinamide nucleotide biosynthetic process from aspartate,
GO:0034627 - 'de novo' NAD biosynthetic process

Term Members:
nicotinate-mononucleotide adenylyltransferase (nadD),
quinolinate phosphoribosyltransferase (decarboxylating) monomer (nadC),
L-aspartate oxidase (nadB)

Unification Links: GO:0034628

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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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