O antigen biosynthetic process
name: O antigen biosynthetic process
Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of the O side chain of a lipopolysaccharide, which determines the antigenic specificity of the organism. It is made up of about 50 repeating units of a branched tetrasaccharide.
|GO:0033692||cellular polysaccharide biosynthetic process|
|GO:0046402||O antigen metabolic process|