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GO term:glycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
Synonym: glycosaminoglycan anabolism
Synonym: glycosaminoglycan biosynthesis
Synonym: glycosaminoglycan formation
Synonym: glycosaminoglycan synthesis
GO id:GO:0006024
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of glycosaminoglycans, any of a group of polysaccharides that contain amino sugars.
Number of paths to term: 21

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part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
regulatesdenotes a 'regulates' relationship
positively-regulatesdenotes a 'positively-regulates' relationship
negatively-regulatesdenotes a 'negatively-regulates' relationship


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-abiosynthetic process
                                is-aorganic substance biosynthetic process
                                        is-acarbohydrate derivative biosynthetic process
                                                is-aaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                        is-achitin biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-apoly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-abiosynthetic process
                                is-aorganic substance biosynthetic process
                                        is-amacromolecule biosynthetic process
                                                is-aaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                        is-achitin biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-apoly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-abiosynthetic process
                                is-aorganic substance biosynthetic process
                                        is-aorganonitrogen compound biosynthetic process
                                                is-aaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                        is-achitin biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-apoly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-abiosynthetic process
                                is-asingle-organism biosynthetic process
                                        is-aaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                is-achitin biosynthetic process +
                                                is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                        is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                        is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                        is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                        is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                        is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                        is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                is-apoly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-anitrogen compound metabolic process
                                is-aorganonitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-aaminoglycan metabolic process
                                                is-aaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                        is-achitin biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-apoly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-anitrogen compound metabolic process
                                is-aorganonitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-aaminoglycan metabolic process
                                                is-aglycosaminoglycan metabolic process
                                                        is-achondroitin sulfate metabolic process +
                                                        is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan metabolic process +
                                                        is-adermatan sulfate metabolic process +
                                                        is-agalactosaminoglycan metabolic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan catabolic process +
                                                        is-aheparin metabolic process +
                                                        is-ahyaluronan metabolic process +
                                                        is-akeratan sulfate metabolic process +
                                                        is-apeptidoglycan metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-anitrogen compound metabolic process
                                is-aorganonitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-aorganonitrogen compound biosynthetic process
                                                is-aaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                        is-achitin biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-apoly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-acarbohydrate derivative metabolic process
                                        is-aaminoglycan metabolic process
                                                is-aaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                        is-achitin biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-apoly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-acarbohydrate derivative metabolic process
                                        is-aaminoglycan metabolic process
                                                is-aglycosaminoglycan metabolic process
                                                        is-achondroitin sulfate metabolic process +
                                                        is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan metabolic process +
                                                        is-adermatan sulfate metabolic process +
                                                        is-agalactosaminoglycan metabolic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan catabolic process +
                                                        is-aheparin metabolic process +
                                                        is-ahyaluronan metabolic process +
                                                        is-akeratan sulfate metabolic process +
                                                        is-apeptidoglycan metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-acarbohydrate derivative metabolic process
                                        is-acarbohydrate derivative biosynthetic process
                                                is-aaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                        is-achitin biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-apoly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-amacromolecule metabolic process
                                        is-aaminoglycan metabolic process
                                                is-aaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                        is-achitin biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-apoly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-amacromolecule metabolic process
                                        is-aaminoglycan metabolic process
                                                is-aglycosaminoglycan metabolic process
                                                        is-achondroitin sulfate metabolic process +
                                                        is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan metabolic process +
                                                        is-adermatan sulfate metabolic process +
                                                        is-agalactosaminoglycan metabolic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan catabolic process +
                                                        is-aheparin metabolic process +
                                                        is-ahyaluronan metabolic process +
                                                        is-akeratan sulfate metabolic process +
                                                        is-apeptidoglycan metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-amacromolecule metabolic process
                                        is-amacromolecule biosynthetic process
                                                is-aaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                        is-achitin biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-apoly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic substance biosynthetic process
                                        is-acarbohydrate derivative biosynthetic process
                                                is-aaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                        is-achitin biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-apoly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic substance biosynthetic process
                                        is-amacromolecule biosynthetic process
                                                is-aaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                        is-achitin biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-apoly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic substance biosynthetic process
                                        is-aorganonitrogen compound biosynthetic process
                                                is-aaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                        is-achitin biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-apoly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganonitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-aaminoglycan metabolic process
                                                is-aaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                        is-achitin biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-apoly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganonitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-aaminoglycan metabolic process
                                                is-aglycosaminoglycan metabolic process
                                                        is-achondroitin sulfate metabolic process +
                                                        is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan metabolic process +
                                                        is-adermatan sulfate metabolic process +
                                                        is-agalactosaminoglycan metabolic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan catabolic process +
                                                        is-aheparin metabolic process +
                                                        is-ahyaluronan metabolic process +
                                                        is-akeratan sulfate metabolic process +
                                                        is-apeptidoglycan metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganonitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-aorganonitrogen compound biosynthetic process
                                                is-aaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                        is-achitin biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                                is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                                is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                                is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-apoly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-asingle-organism metabolic process
                                is-asingle-organism biosynthetic process
                                        is-aaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                is-achitin biosynthetic process +
                                                is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                        is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                        is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                        is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                        is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                        is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                        is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                is-apoly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism metabolic process
                                is-asingle-organism biosynthetic process
                                        is-aaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                is-achitin biosynthetic process +
                                                is-aglycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process [GO:0006024] (38 genes, 54 annotations)
                                                        is-achondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                        is-achondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-adermatan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                        is-agalactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
                                                        is-aheparin biosynthetic process
                                                        is-ahyaluronan biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-akeratan sulfate biosynthetic process
                                                        is-apeptidoglycan biosynthetic process +
                                                is-apoly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process


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