cellular lactam biosynthetic process

id: GO:0072339
name: cellular lactam biosynthetic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of lactams, any cyclic amides of amino carboxylic acids, having a 1-azacycloalkan-2-one structure, or analogues having unsaturation or heteroatoms replacing one or more carbon atoms of the ring.

Child Functions

GO:0030654beta-lactam antibiotic biosynthetic process

Parent Functions

GO:0018130heterocycle biosynthetic process
GO:0043604amide biosynthetic process
GO:0072338cellular lactam metabolic process