MetaCyc Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0009102 - biotin biosynthetic process

Synonyms: biotin anabolism, biotin biosynthesis, biotin formation, biotin synthesis, vitamin B7 biosynthesis, vitamin B7 biosynthetic process, vitamin H biosynthesis, vitamin H biosynthetic process

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of biotin, cis-tetrahydro-2-oxothieno(3,4-d)imidazoline-4-valeric acid.

Parent Classes:
GO:0042364 - water-soluble vitamin biosynthetic process,
GO:0006768 - biotin metabolic process,
GO:0072330 - monocarboxylic acid biosynthetic process,
GO:0043604 - amide biosynthetic process,
GO:0044272 - sulfur compound biosynthetic process,
GO:0018130 - heterocycle biosynthetic process,
GO:1901362 - organic cyclic compound biosynthetic process,
GO:1901566 - organonitrogen compound biosynthetic process

Term Members:
malonyl-[acp] methyltransferase (bioC),
dethiobiotin synthetase monomer (bioD),
biotin synthase monomer (bioB),
adenosylmethionine-8-amino-7-oxononanoate aminotransferase monomer (bioA),
3-oxoacyl-[acyl-carrier-protein] reductase subunit (fabG),
bifunctional biotin-[acetyl-CoA-carboxylase] ligase and transcriptional repressor (birA),
8-amino-7-oxononanoate synthase monomer (bioF),
pimeloyl-[acp] methyl ester esterase (bioH),
enoyl-[acyl-carrier-protein] reductase subunit (fabI),
lysine-8-amino-7-oxononanoate aminotransferase (bioK),
pimeloyl-[acp] synthase (bioI)

Unification Links: GO:0009102


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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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