Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0009088 - threonine biosynthetic process

Synonyms: threonine anabolism, threonine biosynthesis, threonine formation, threonine synthesis

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of threonine (2-amino-3-hydroxybutyric acid), a polar, uncharged, essential amino acid found in peptide linkage in proteins.

Parent Classes:
GO:0006566 - threonine metabolic process ,
GO:0009067 - aspartate family amino acid biosynthetic process

Term Members:
predicted semialdehyde dehydrogenase (usg) ,
Asd ,
MetL ,
ThrA ,
threonine synthase (thrC) ,
ThrB ,
thr operon leader peptide (thrL)

Unification Links: GO:0009088

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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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