MetaCyc Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0006654 - phosphatidic acid biosynthetic process

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

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of phosphatidic acid, any derivative of glycerol phosphate in which both the remaining hydroxyl groups of the glycerol moiety are esterified with fatty acids.

Parent Classes:
GO:0046473 - phosphatidic acid metabolic process,
GO:0046474 - glycerophospholipid biosynthetic process

Term Members:

Unification Links: GO:0006654

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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