Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0009165 - nucleotide biosynthetic process

Synonyms: nucleotide anabolism, nucleotide biosynthesis, nucleotide formation, nucleotide synthesis

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of nucleotides, any nucleoside that is esterified with (ortho)phosphate or an oligophosphate at any hydroxyl group on the glycose moiety; may be mono-, di- or triphosphate; this definition includes cyclic-nucleotides (nucleoside cyclic phosphates).

Parent Classes:
GO:0009117 - nucleotide metabolic process,
GO:1901293 - nucleoside phosphate biosynthetic process

Child Classes:
GO:0006164 - purine nucleotide biosynthetic process (46),
GO:0006221 - pyrimidine nucleotide biosynthetic process (22),
GO:0009190 - cyclic nucleotide biosynthetic process (2),
GO:0009260 - ribonucleotide biosynthetic process (59),
GO:0009263 - deoxyribonucleotide biosynthetic process (12),
GO:0019363 - pyridine nucleotide biosynthetic process (13),
GO:0043173 - nucleotide salvage (14),
GO:0072388 - flavin adenine dinucleotide biosynthetic process (1),
GO:1902758 - bis(molybdopterin guanine dinucleotide)molybdenum biosynthetic process (1),
GO:1902760 - Mo(VI)-molybdopterin cytosine dinucleotide biosynthetic process (1)

Term Members:
adenylate kinase (adk),
dTMP kinase (tmk),
dihydrofolate reductase,
thymidylate synthase (thyA),
ribose-phosphate diphosphokinase (prs)

Unification Links: GO:0009165

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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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