lipid A biosynthetic process

id: GO:0009245
name: lipid A biosynthetic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of lipid A, the glycolipid group of bacterial lipopolysaccharides, consisting of six fatty acyl chains linked to two glucosamine residues.

Parent Functions

GO:0008654phospholipid biosynthetic process
GO:0009247glycolipid biosynthetic process
GO:0046493lipid A metabolic process