acetyl-CoA biosynthetic process

id: GO:0006085
name: acetyl-CoA biosynthetic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of acetyl-CoA, a derivative of coenzyme A in which the sulfhydryl group is acetylated.

Child Functions

GO:0006086acetyl-CoA biosynthetic process from pyruvate
GO:0019427acetyl-CoA biosynthetic process from acetate
GO:0019431acetyl-CoA biosynthetic process from ethanol
GO:0030634carbon fixation by acetyl-CoA pathway

Parent Functions

GO:0006084acetyl-CoA metabolic process
GO:0009108coenzyme biosynthetic process