glutathione biosynthetic process
name: glutathione biosynthetic process
Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of glutathione, the tripeptide glutamylcysteinylglycine, which acts as a coenzyme for some enzymes and as an antioxidant in the protection of sulfhydryl groups in enzymes and other proteins.
|GO:0006749||glutathione metabolic process|
|GO:0042398||cellular modified amino acid biosynthetic process|
|GO:0043043||peptide biosynthetic process|
|GO:0044272||sulfur compound biosynthetic process|