Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0072330 - monocarboxylic acid biosynthetic process

Synonyms: monocarboxylic acid anabolism, monocarboxylic acid biosynthesis, monocarboxylic acid formation, monocarboxylic acid synthesis

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of monocarboxylic acids, any organic acid containing one carboxyl (-COOH) group.

Parent Classes:
GO:0046394 - carboxylic acid biosynthetic process,
GO:0032787 - monocarboxylic acid metabolic process

Child Classes:
GO:0006633 - fatty acid biosynthetic process (24),
GO:0009102 - biotin biosynthetic process (11),
GO:0015940 - pantothenate biosynthetic process (6),
GO:0019249 - lactate biosynthetic process (5),
GO:0019413 - acetate biosynthetic process (2),
GO:0042866 - pyruvate biosynthetic process (1),
GO:0046279 - 3,4-dihydroxybenzoate biosynthetic process (1),
GO:0046295 - glycolate biosynthetic process (1)

Unification Links: GO:0072330

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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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