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GO term:hormone biosynthetic process
Synonym: hormone anabolism
Synonym: hormone biosynthesis
Synonym: hormone formation
Synonym: hormone synthesis
GO id:GO:0042446
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of any hormone, naturally occurring substances secreted by specialized cells that affects the metabolism or behavior of other cells possessing functional receptors for the hormone.
Number of paths to term: 3

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-abiological regulation
                        is-aregulation of biological quality
                                is-aregulation of hormone levels
                                        is-ahormone metabolic process
                                                is-aauxin metabolic process +
                                                is-abrassinosteroid metabolic process +
                                                is-acellular hormone metabolic process +
                                                is-ahormone biosynthetic process [GO:0042446] (51 genes, 72 annotations)
                                                        is-aandrogen biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aauxin biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-abrassinosteroid biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aC21-steroid hormone biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-acytokinin biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aecdysteroid biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aestrogen biosynthetic process
                                                        is-ajuvenile hormone biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-amelatonin biosynthetic process
                                                        is-amineralocorticoid biosynthetic process +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of hormone biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-apheromone biosynthetic process
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of hormone biosynthetic process +
                                                        regulatesregulation of hormone biosynthetic process +
                                                is-ahormone catabolic process +
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of hormone metabolic process +
                                                is-apeptide hormone processing +
                                                is-apheromone metabolic process +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of hormone metabolic process +
                                                regulatesregulation of hormone metabolic process +
                                                is-athyroid hormone metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-abiosynthetic process
                                is-aarchaeosine-tRNA biosynthetic process
                                is-acellular biosynthetic process +
                                is-acuticle hydrocarbon biosynthetic process
                                is-ahormone biosynthetic process [GO:0042446] (51 genes, 72 annotations)
                                        is-aandrogen biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aauxin biosynthetic process +
                                        is-abrassinosteroid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aC21-steroid hormone biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acytokinin biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aecdysteroid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aestrogen biosynthetic process
                                        is-ajuvenile hormone biosynthetic process +
                                        is-amelatonin biosynthetic process
                                        is-amineralocorticoid biosynthetic process +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of hormone biosynthetic process +
                                        is-apheromone biosynthetic process
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of hormone biosynthetic process +
                                        regulatesregulation of hormone biosynthetic process +
                                is-ahydrogen biosynthetic process +
                                is-airon-sulfur cluster assembly +
                                is-amulti-organism biosynthetic process +
                                is-amulticellular organismal biosynthetic process
                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of biosynthetic process +
                                is-aorganic substance biosynthetic process +
                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of biosynthetic process +
                                regulatesregulation of biosynthetic process +
                                is-asingle-organism biosynthetic process +
                                is-atyrocidine biosynthetic process
                                is-awax biosynthetic process


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-ahormone metabolic process
                                is-aauxin metabolic process +
                                is-abrassinosteroid metabolic process +
                                is-acellular hormone metabolic process +
                                is-ahormone biosynthetic process [GO:0042446] (51 genes, 72 annotations)
                                        is-aandrogen biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aauxin biosynthetic process +
                                        is-abrassinosteroid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aC21-steroid hormone biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acytokinin biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aecdysteroid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aestrogen biosynthetic process
                                        is-ajuvenile hormone biosynthetic process +
                                        is-amelatonin biosynthetic process
                                        is-amineralocorticoid biosynthetic process +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of hormone biosynthetic process +
                                        is-apheromone biosynthetic process
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of hormone biosynthetic process +
                                        regulatesregulation of hormone biosynthetic process +
                                is-ahormone catabolic process +
                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of hormone metabolic process +
                                is-apeptide hormone processing +
                                is-apheromone metabolic process +
                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of hormone metabolic process +
                                regulatesregulation of hormone metabolic process +
                                is-athyroid hormone metabolic process +


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