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GO term:phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process
Synonym: phosphatidylcholine anabolism
Synonym: phosphatidylcholine biosynthesis
Synonym: phosphatidylcholine formation
Synonym: phosphatidylcholine synthesis
GO id:GO:0006656
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of phosphatidylcholines, any of a class of glycerophospholipids in which the phosphatidyl group is esterified to the hydroxyl group of choline.
Number of paths to term: 2

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
regulatesdenotes a 'regulates' relationship
positively-regulatesdenotes a 'positively-regulates' relationship
negatively-regulatesdenotes a 'negatively-regulates' relationship


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-abiosynthetic process
                                is-aamyloid precursor protein biosynthetic process +
                                is-aarchaeosine-tRNA biosynthetic process
                                is-aatropine biosynthetic process
                                is-abetaine aldehyde biosynthetic process
                                is-acellular biosynthetic process +
                                is-aconnective tissue growth factor biosynthetic process +
                                is-acuticle hydrocarbon biosynthetic process
                                is-afractalkine biosynthetic process +
                                is-agranulocyte macrophage colony-stimulating factor biosynthetic process +
                                is-ahepatocyte growth factor biosynthetic process +
                                is-ahormone biosynthetic process +
                                is-ahydrogen biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterferon-beta biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-1 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-10 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-11 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-13 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-15 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-16 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-17 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-18 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-19 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-2 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-20 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-21 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-22 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-24 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-26 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-3 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-4 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-5 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-6 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-7 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-8 biosynthetic process +
                                is-ainterleukin-9 biosynthetic process +
                                is-alymphotoxin A biosynthetic process +
                                is-amulti-organism biosynthetic process +
                                is-amulticellular organism biosynthetic process
                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of biosynthetic process +
                                is-aorganic substance biosynthetic process +
                                is-apentadec-1-ene biosynthetic process
                                is-apeptidyl-lysine modification to peptidyl-hypusine
                                is-aphosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process [GO:0006656] (16 genes, 23 annotations)
                                        is-aCDP-choline pathway
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process by negative regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                                        is-aphosphatidylcholine biosynthesis from choline and CDP-diacylglycerol
                                        is-aphosphatidylcholine biosynthesis from phosphatidylethanolamine
                                        is-aphosphatidylcholine biosynthesis from phosphoryl-ethanolamine via CDP-N-methylethanolamine
                                        is-aphosphatidylcholine biosynthesis from phosphoryl-ethanolamine via N-dimethylethanolamine phosphate and CDP-choline
                                        is-aphosphatidylcholine biosynthesis from phosphoryl-ethanolamine via N-dimethylethanolamine phosphate and CDP-N-dimethylethanolamine
                                        is-aphosphatidylcholine biosynthesis from sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process +
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process by positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                                        regulatesregulation of phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process +
                                is-aphosphinothricin biosynthetic process
                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of biosynthetic process +
                                is-areactive oxygen species biosynthetic process +
                                regulatesregulation of biosynthetic process +
                                is-asingle-organism biosynthetic process +
                                is-atyrocidine biosynthetic process
                                is-awax biosynthetic process +


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-anitrogen compound metabolic process
                                is-aammonium ion metabolic process
                                        is-aphosphatidylcholine metabolic process
                                                is-a1,2-diacyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine metabolic process
                                                is-aphosphatidylcholine acyl-chain remodeling
                                                is-aphosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process [GO:0006656] (16 genes, 23 annotations)
                                                        is-aCDP-choline pathway
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process by negative regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                                                        is-aphosphatidylcholine biosynthesis from choline and CDP-diacylglycerol
                                                        is-aphosphatidylcholine biosynthesis from phosphatidylethanolamine
                                                        is-aphosphatidylcholine biosynthesis from phosphoryl-ethanolamine via CDP-N-methylethanolamine
                                                        is-aphosphatidylcholine biosynthesis from phosphoryl-ethanolamine via N-dimethylethanolamine phosphate and CDP-choline
                                                        is-aphosphatidylcholine biosynthesis from phosphoryl-ethanolamine via N-dimethylethanolamine phosphate and CDP-N-dimethylethanolamine
                                                        is-aphosphatidylcholine biosynthesis from sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process by positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                                                        regulatesregulation of phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process +
                                                is-aphosphatidylcholine catabolic process +
                                                is-aphosphatidylethanolamine acyl-chain remodeling


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