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GO term:dopamine biosynthetic process
Synonym: dopamine anabolism
Synonym: dopamine biosynthesis
Synonym: dopamine formation
Synonym: dopamine synthesis
GO id:GO:0042416
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of dopamine, a catecholamine neurotransmitter and a metabolic precursor of noradrenaline and adrenaline.
Number of paths to term: 35

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


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular aromatic compound metabolic process
                                        is-aaromatic compound biosynthetic process
                                                is-aphenol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular aromatic compound metabolic process
                                        is-aphenol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-acatechol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular aromatic compound metabolic process
                                        is-aphenol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-acatechol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                        is-acatecholamine metabolic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular aromatic compound metabolic process
                                        is-aphenol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-acatechol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                        is-acatecholamine metabolic process
                                                                is-adopamine metabolic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-adopamine catabolic process
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of dopamine metabolic process
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of dopamine metabolic process
                                                                        regulatesregulation of dopamine metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular aromatic compound metabolic process
                                        is-aphenol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-aphenol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular biosynthetic process
                                        is-aaromatic compound biosynthetic process
                                                is-aphenol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-abiosynthetic process
                                is-acellular biosynthetic process
                                        is-aaromatic compound biosynthetic process
                                                is-aphenol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-abiosynthetic process
                                is-aorganic substance biosynthetic process
                                        is-aorganic cyclic compound biosynthetic process
                                                is-aphenol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-abiosynthetic process
                                is-aorganic substance biosynthetic process
                                        is-aorganic hydroxy compound biosynthetic process
                                                is-aphenol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-abiosynthetic process
                                is-aorganic substance biosynthetic process
                                        is-aorganonitrogen compound biosynthetic process
                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular aromatic compound metabolic process
                                        is-aaromatic compound biosynthetic process
                                                is-aphenol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular aromatic compound metabolic process
                                        is-aphenol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-acatechol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular aromatic compound metabolic process
                                        is-aphenol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-acatechol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                        is-acatecholamine metabolic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular aromatic compound metabolic process
                                        is-aphenol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-acatechol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                        is-acatecholamine metabolic process
                                                                is-adopamine metabolic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-adopamine catabolic process
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of dopamine metabolic process
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of dopamine metabolic process
                                                                        regulatesregulation of dopamine metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular aromatic compound metabolic process
                                        is-aphenol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-aphenol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular biosynthetic process
                                        is-aaromatic compound biosynthetic process
                                                is-aphenol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-anitrogen compound metabolic process
                                is-aorganonitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-acatecholamine metabolic process
                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-anitrogen compound metabolic process
                                is-aorganonitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-acatecholamine metabolic process
                                                is-adopamine metabolic process
                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                        is-adopamine catabolic process
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of dopamine metabolic process
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of dopamine metabolic process
                                                        regulatesregulation of dopamine 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-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic cyclic compound metabolic process
                                        is-aorganic cyclic compound biosynthetic process
                                                is-aphenol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic cyclic compound metabolic process
                                        is-aphenol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-acatechol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic cyclic compound metabolic process
                                        is-aphenol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-acatechol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                        is-acatecholamine metabolic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic cyclic compound metabolic process
                                        is-aphenol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-acatechol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                        is-acatecholamine metabolic process
                                                                is-adopamine metabolic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-adopamine catabolic process
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of dopamine metabolic process
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of dopamine metabolic process
                                                                        regulatesregulation of dopamine metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic cyclic compound metabolic process
                                        is-aphenol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-aphenol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic hydroxy compound metabolic process
                                        is-aorganic hydroxy compound biosynthetic process
                                                is-aphenol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic hydroxy compound metabolic process
                                        is-aphenol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-acatechol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic hydroxy compound metabolic process
                                        is-aphenol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-acatechol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                        is-acatecholamine metabolic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic hydroxy compound metabolic process
                                        is-aphenol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-acatechol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                        is-acatecholamine metabolic process
                                                                is-adopamine metabolic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-adopamine catabolic process
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of dopamine metabolic process
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of dopamine metabolic process
                                                                        regulatesregulation of dopamine metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic hydroxy compound metabolic process
                                        is-aphenol-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-aphenol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic substance biosynthetic process
                                        is-aorganic cyclic compound biosynthetic process
                                                is-aphenol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic substance biosynthetic process
                                        is-aorganic hydroxy compound biosynthetic process
                                                is-aphenol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                        is-acatechol-containing compound biosynthetic process
                                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                                        is-anorepinephrine 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-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganonitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-acatecholamine metabolic process
                                                is-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganonitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-acatecholamine metabolic process
                                                is-adopamine metabolic process
                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                        is-adopamine catabolic process
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of dopamine metabolic process
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of dopamine metabolic process
                                                        regulatesregulation of dopamine 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-acatecholamine biosynthetic process
                                                        is-adopamine biosynthetic process [GO:0042416] (12 genes, 16 annotations)
                                                                is-adopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine
                                                        is-aepinephrine biosynthetic process
                                                        is-anorepinephrine biosynthetic process +


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