FMN biosynthetic process

id: GO:0009398
name: FMN biosynthetic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of FMN, the oxidized form of flavin mononucleotide (riboflavin 5'-(dihydrogen phosphate)), which acts as a coenzyme for a number of oxidative enzymes including NADH dehydrogenase.

Parent Functions

GO:0009108coenzyme biosynthetic process
GO:0009156ribonucleoside monophosphate biosynthetic process
GO:0042727flavin-containing compound biosynthetic process
GO:0046444FMN metabolic process