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Keyword - Diaminopimelate biosynthesis (KW-0220)


Protein involved in the synthesis of diaminopimelate, the ionic form of the amino acid diaminopimelic acid (DAP) which is found in the murein peptidoglycans of bacterial cell walls. Diaminopimelic acid is synthesised from aspartate.


  • Diaminopimelate anabolism
  • Diaminopimelate biosynthetic process
  • Diaminopimelate formation
  • Diaminopimelate synthesis


Biological process

Gene Ontology


diaminopimelate biosynthetic process [ GO:0019877 ]


Diaminopimelate biosynthesisBiological process
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