Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0006537 - glutamate biosynthetic process

Synonyms: glutamate anabolism, glutamate biosynthesis, glutamate formation, glutamate synthesis, glutamic acid biosynthesis, glutamic acid biosynthetic process

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of glutamate, the anion of 2-aminopentanedioic acid.

Parent Classes:
GO:0006536 - glutamate metabolic process,
GO:0043650 - dicarboxylic acid biosynthetic process,
GO:0009084 - glutamine family amino acid biosynthetic process

Child Classes:
GO:0097054 - L-glutamate biosynthetic process (2)

Term Members:
glutaminase (ybaS),
glutaminase (yneH),
predicted oxidoreductase, Fe-S subunit (ygfK),
fused predicted oxidoreductase, Fe-S subunit and nucleotide-binding subunit (ygfT),
putative oxidoreductase, Fe-S subunit (aegA),
glutamate synthase, small subunit (gltD),
glutamate synthase, large subunit (gltB)

Unification Links: GO:0006537

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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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