vitamin biosynthetic process

id: GO:0009110
name: vitamin biosynthetic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of a vitamin, one of a number of unrelated organic substances that occur in many foods in small amounts and that are necessary in trace amounts for the normal metabolic functioning of the body.

Child Functions

GO:0042362fat-soluble vitamin biosynthetic process
GO:0042364water-soluble vitamin biosynthetic process

Parent Functions

GO:0006766vitamin metabolic process
GO:0044249cellular biosynthetic process
GO:0044283small molecule biosynthetic process