mycolic acid biosynthetic process

The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of mycolic acids, beta-hydroxy fatty acids with a long alpha-alkyl side chain.
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Probable polyketide synthase, similar to many. e.g. gp|M63676|SERERYAA_1 S.erythraea first ORF of eryA gene, involved in complex polyketide formation in erythromycin biosynthesis.
Cyclopropane-fatty-acyl-phospholipid synthase (EC
3-oxoacyl-[acyl-carrier-protein] synthase, KASII (EC
Enoyl-[acyl-carrier-protein] reductase [NADH] (EC
3-oxoacyl-[acyl-carrier protein] reductase (EC
Methylcrotonyl-CoA carboxylase carboxyl transferase subunit (EC
Acetyl-coenzyme A carboxyl transferase alpha chain (EC / Acetyl-coenzyme A carboxyl transferase beta chain (EC
Methoxy mycolic acid synthase 1 MmaA1 (EC 2.1.1.-)
Cyclopropane-fatty-acyl-phospholipid synthase (EC
Cyclopropane-fatty-acyl-phospholipid synthase (EC