MetaCyc Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0042823 - pyridoxal phosphate biosynthetic process

Synonyms: active vitamin B6 biosynthesis, active vitamin B6 biosynthetic process, pyridoxal phosphate anabolism, pyridoxal phosphate biosynthesis, pyridoxal phosphate formation, pyridoxal phosphate synthesis

Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of pyridoxal phosphate, pyridoxal phosphorylated at the hydroxymethyl group of C-5, the active form of vitamin B6.

Parent Classes:
GO:0042822 - pyridoxal phosphate metabolic process ,
GO:0046184 - aldehyde biosynthetic process ,
GO:0072525 - pyridine-containing compound biosynthetic process ,
GO:0019438 - aromatic compound biosynthetic process ,
GO:1901617 - organic hydroxy compound biosynthetic process ,
GO:0009108 - coenzyme biosynthetic process ,
GO:0090407 - organophosphate biosynthetic process

Child Classes:
GO:0009443 - pyridoxal 5'-phosphate salvage (3)

Term Members:
Epd ,
erythronate-4-phosphate dehydrogenase (pdxB) ,
PdxA ,

Unification Links: GO:0042823

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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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