Term Information [More information on polysaccharide biosynthetic process]

Accession
GO:0000271
Name
polysaccharide biosynthetic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
glycan biosynthesis, glycan biosynthetic process, polysaccharide anabolism, polysaccharide biosynthesis, polysaccharide formation, polysaccharide synthesis
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of a polysaccharide, a polymer of many (typically more than 10) monosaccharide residues linked glycosidically. Source: CHEBI:18154, GOC:go_curators
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0000271 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of polysaccharide biosynthetic process (GO:0000271)
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polysaccharide biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
polysaccharide biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
polysaccharide biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
polysaccharide biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
polysaccharide biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
polysaccharide biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  biosynthetic process (GO:0009058)
polysaccharide biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) carbohydrate metabolic process (GO:0005975)
polysaccharide biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
polysaccharide biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) macromolecule metabolic process (GO:0043170)
polysaccharide biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance biosynthetic process (GO:1901576)
polysaccharide biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism biosynthetic process (GO:0044711)
polysaccharide biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism carbohydrate metabolic process (GO:0044723)
polysaccharide biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  carbohydrate biosynthetic process (GO:0016051)
polysaccharide biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  macromolecule biosynthetic process (GO:0009059)
polysaccharide biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide metabolic process (GO:0005976)
Children of polysaccharide biosynthetic process (GO:0000271)
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arabinan biosynthetic process (GO:0035884) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide biosynthetic process
cellular polysaccharide biosynthetic process (GO:0033692) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide biosynthetic process
galactomannan biosynthetic process (GO:0051070) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide biosynthetic process
pectin biosynthetic process (GO:0045489) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide biosynthetic process
regulation of polysaccharide biosynthetic process (GO:0032885) [regulates relation] regulates  polysaccharide biosynthetic process
rhamnogalacturonan I biosynthetic process (GO:0010246) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide biosynthetic process
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