Synonyms: lysine anabolism, lysine biosynthesis, lysine formation, lysine synthesis
Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of lysine, 2,6-diaminohexanoic acid.
4-hydroxy-tetrahydrodipicolinate synthase (dapA) ,
4-hydroxy-tetrahydrodipicolinate reductase (dapB) ,
N-succinyl-L-diaminopimelate desuccinylase subunit (dapE) ,
tetrahydrodipicolinate succinylase (dapD) ,
Unification Links: GO:0009085
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