diaminopimelate biosynthetic process

id: GO:0019877
name: diaminopimelate biosynthetic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of diaminopimelate, both as an intermediate in lysine biosynthesis and as a component (as meso-diaminopimelate) of the peptidoglycan of Gram-negative bacterial cell walls.

Parent Functions

GO:0046394carboxylic acid biosynthetic process
GO:0046451diaminopimelate metabolic process