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colanic acid biosynthetic process

Known as: colanic acid synthesis, colanic acid formation, colanic acid biosynthesis 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of colanic acid, a capsular bacterial polysaccharide. [GOC:ai]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The Rcs phosphorelay is a multicomponent signaling system that positively regulates colanic acid synthesis and negatively… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Group 1 capsular polysaccharides (CPSs) of Escherichia coli and some loosely cell-associated exopolysaccharides (EPSs), such as… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We report here the in vivo production of type 2 fucosylated-N-acetyllactosamine oligosaccharides in Escherichia coli. Lacto-N… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The interaction of the two transcriptional regulators RcsA and RcsB with a specific operator is a common mechanism in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Wild-type genes which, when overexpressed, are capable of restoring the growth deficiency of the division mutant ftsZ84 of… Expand
1992
1992
Escherichia coli produces two distinct types of capsular polysaccharide (designated groups I and II), which are distinguished by… Expand
Review
1991
Review
1991
Synthesis of the capsular polysaccharide colanic acid in Escherichia coli K12 Is regulated by a complex network of regulatory… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
In Kiebsiella pneumoniae, the mucoid phenotype, which is a virulence factor, is distinct from capsule production. It is… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Positive and negative regulatory elements involved in the synthesis of colanic acid, the capsular polysaccharide of Escherichia… Expand
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
It has previously been observed that Escherichia coli lon mutations increase the levels of enzymes involved in the synthesis of… Expand