L-phenylalanine biosynthetic process

id: GO:0009094
name: L-phenylalanine biosynthetic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of L-phenylalanine, the L-enantiomer of 2-amino-3-phenylpropanoic acid, i.e. (2S)-2-amino-3-phenylpropanoic acid.

Child Functions

GO:0033585L-phenylalanine biosynthetic process from chorismate via phenylpyruvate
GO:0033586L-phenylalanine biosynthetic process from chorismate via L-arogenate

Parent Functions

GO:0006558L-phenylalanine metabolic process
GO:0009095aromatic amino acid family biosynthetic process, prephenate pathway