UDP-N-acetylglucosamine biosynthetic process

id: GO:0006048
name: UDP-N-acetylglucosamine biosynthetic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of UDP-N-acetylglucosamine, a substance composed of N-acetylglucosamine, a common structural unit of oligosaccharides, in glycosidic linkage with uridine diphosphate.

Child Functions

GO:0035528UDP-N-acetylglucosamine biosynthesis involved in chitin biosynthesis

Parent Functions

GO:0006045N-acetylglucosamine biosynthetic process
GO:0006047UDP-N-acetylglucosamine metabolic process