thioester biosynthetic process

id: GO:0035384
name: thioester biosynthetic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of a thioester, a compound of general formula RC(=O)SR' in which the linking oxygen in an ester is replaced by a sulfur atom. They are the product of esterification between a carboxylic acid and a thiol.

Child Functions

GO:0071616acyl-CoA biosynthetic process

Parent Functions

GO:0035383thioester metabolic process
GO:0044249cellular biosynthetic process