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GO term:hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process
Synonym: H2O2 biosynthetic process
Synonym: hydrogen peroxide anabolism
Synonym: hydrogen peroxide biosynthesis
Synonym: hydrogen peroxide formation
Synonym: hydrogen peroxide generation
Synonym: hydrogen peroxide synthesis
GO id:GO:0050665
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of hydrogen peroxide (H2O2), a potentially harmful byproduct of aerobic cellular respiration which can cause damage to DNA.
Number of paths to term: 8

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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-acellular process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular biosynthetic process
                                        is-aaldehyde biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aalkane biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aalkene biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aalkyne biosynthetic process
                                        is-aandrogen biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aantibiotic biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aaromatic compound biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aauxin biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aC21-steroid hormone biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acellular alcohol biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acellular carbohydrate biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acellular macromolecule biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acellular metabolic compound salvage +
                                        is-acellular nitrogen compound biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acofactor biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acytokinin biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aestrogen biosynthetic process
                                        is-aglycerol ether biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aglycerolipid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aheterocycle biosynthetic process +
                                        is-ahydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process [GO:0050665] (10 genes, 11 annotations)
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process
                                                regulatesregulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aisoprenoid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aketone biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aketone body biosynthetic process +
                                        is-amembrane lipid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-amucilage biosynthetic process +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cellular biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aneurotransmitter biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aneutral lipid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aorganic acid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aorganic phosphonate biosynthetic process
                                        is-aorganomercury biosynthetic process +
                                        is-apeptidyl-1-thioglycine biosynthetic process from peptidyl-glycine +
                                        is-apeptidyl-dehydroalanine biosynthetic process from peptidyl-tyrosine or peptidyl-serine
                                        is-apeptidyl-diphthamide biosynthetic process from peptidyl-histidine
                                        is-apeptidyl-diphthine biosynthetic process from peptidyl-histidine
                                        is-apeptidyl-thyronine biosynthetic process from peptidyl-tyrosine
                                        is-apheromone biosynthetic process
                                        is-aphospholipid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aphytoalexin biosynthetic process +
                                        is-apolyphosphate biosynthetic process
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cellular biosynthetic process +
                                        regulatesregulation of cellular biosynthetic process +
                                        is-arhodopsin biosynthetic process
                                        is-asulfur compound biosynthetic process +
                                        is-athioester biosynthetic process +
                                        is-atoxin biosynthetic process +
                                        is-avitamin biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-areactive oxygen species metabolic process
                                        is-ahydrogen peroxide metabolic process
                                                is-ahydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process [GO:0050665] (10 genes, 11 annotations)
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process
                                                        regulatesregulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process +
                                                is-ahydrogen peroxide catabolic process +
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of hydrogen peroxide metabolic process +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of hydrogen peroxide metabolic process +
                                                regulatesregulation of hydrogen peroxide metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-areactive oxygen species metabolic process
                                        is-areactive oxygen species biosynthetic process
                                                is-ahydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process [GO:0050665] (10 genes, 11 annotations)
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process
                                                        regulatesregulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process +
                                                is-ahypochlorous acid biosynthetic process
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of reactive oxygen species biosynthetic process +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of reactive oxygen species biosynthetic process +
                                                regulatesregulation of reactive oxygen species biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-abiosynthetic process
                                is-acellular biosynthetic process
                                        is-aaldehyde biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aalkane biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aalkene biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aalkyne biosynthetic process
                                        is-aandrogen biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aantibiotic biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aaromatic compound biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aauxin biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aC21-steroid hormone biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acellular alcohol biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acellular carbohydrate biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acellular macromolecule biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acellular metabolic compound salvage +
                                        is-acellular nitrogen compound biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acofactor biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acytokinin biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aestrogen biosynthetic process
                                        is-aglycerol ether biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aglycerolipid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aheterocycle biosynthetic process +
                                        is-ahydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process [GO:0050665] (10 genes, 11 annotations)
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process
                                                regulatesregulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aisoprenoid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aketone biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aketone body biosynthetic process +
                                        is-amembrane lipid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-amucilage biosynthetic process +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cellular biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aneurotransmitter biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aneutral lipid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aorganic acid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aorganic phosphonate biosynthetic process
                                        is-aorganomercury biosynthetic process +
                                        is-apeptidyl-1-thioglycine biosynthetic process from peptidyl-glycine +
                                        is-apeptidyl-dehydroalanine biosynthetic process from peptidyl-tyrosine or peptidyl-serine
                                        is-apeptidyl-diphthamide biosynthetic process from peptidyl-histidine
                                        is-apeptidyl-diphthine biosynthetic process from peptidyl-histidine
                                        is-apeptidyl-thyronine biosynthetic process from peptidyl-tyrosine
                                        is-apheromone biosynthetic process
                                        is-aphospholipid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aphytoalexin biosynthetic process +
                                        is-apolyphosphate biosynthetic process
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cellular biosynthetic process +
                                        regulatesregulation of cellular biosynthetic process +
                                        is-arhodopsin biosynthetic process
                                        is-asulfur compound biosynthetic process +
                                        is-athioester biosynthetic process +
                                        is-atoxin biosynthetic process +
                                        is-avitamin biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-abiosynthetic process
                                is-areactive oxygen species biosynthetic process
                                        is-ahydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process [GO:0050665] (10 genes, 11 annotations)
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process
                                                regulatesregulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process +
                                        is-ahypochlorous acid biosynthetic process
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of reactive oxygen species biosynthetic process +
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of reactive oxygen species biosynthetic process +
                                        regulatesregulation of reactive oxygen species biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular biosynthetic process
                                        is-aaldehyde biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aalkane biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aalkene biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aalkyne biosynthetic process
                                        is-aandrogen biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aantibiotic biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aaromatic compound biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aauxin biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aC21-steroid hormone biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acellular alcohol biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acellular carbohydrate biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acellular macromolecule biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acellular metabolic compound salvage +
                                        is-acellular nitrogen compound biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acofactor biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acytokinin biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aestrogen biosynthetic process
                                        is-aglycerol ether biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aglycerolipid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aheterocycle biosynthetic process +
                                        is-ahydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process [GO:0050665] (10 genes, 11 annotations)
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process
                                                regulatesregulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aisoprenoid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aketone biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aketone body biosynthetic process +
                                        is-amembrane lipid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-amucilage biosynthetic process +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cellular biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aneurotransmitter biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aneutral lipid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aorganic acid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aorganic phosphonate biosynthetic process
                                        is-aorganomercury biosynthetic process +
                                        is-apeptidyl-1-thioglycine biosynthetic process from peptidyl-glycine +
                                        is-apeptidyl-dehydroalanine biosynthetic process from peptidyl-tyrosine or peptidyl-serine
                                        is-apeptidyl-diphthamide biosynthetic process from peptidyl-histidine
                                        is-apeptidyl-diphthine biosynthetic process from peptidyl-histidine
                                        is-apeptidyl-thyronine biosynthetic process from peptidyl-tyrosine
                                        is-apheromone biosynthetic process
                                        is-aphospholipid biosynthetic process +
                                        is-aphytoalexin biosynthetic process +
                                        is-apolyphosphate biosynthetic process
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cellular biosynthetic process +
                                        regulatesregulation of cellular biosynthetic process +
                                        is-arhodopsin biosynthetic process
                                        is-asulfur compound biosynthetic process +
                                        is-athioester biosynthetic process +
                                        is-atoxin biosynthetic process +
                                        is-avitamin biosynthetic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-areactive oxygen species metabolic process
                                        is-ahydrogen peroxide metabolic process
                                                is-ahydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process [GO:0050665] (10 genes, 11 annotations)
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process
                                                        regulatesregulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process +
                                                is-ahydrogen peroxide catabolic process +
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of hydrogen peroxide metabolic process +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of hydrogen peroxide metabolic process +
                                                regulatesregulation of hydrogen peroxide metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-areactive oxygen species metabolic process
                                        is-areactive oxygen species biosynthetic process
                                                is-ahydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process [GO:0050665] (10 genes, 11 annotations)
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process
                                                        regulatesregulation of hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process +
                                                is-ahypochlorous acid biosynthetic process
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of reactive oxygen species biosynthetic process +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of reactive oxygen species biosynthetic process +
                                                regulatesregulation of reactive oxygen species biosynthetic process +


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last database update
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