Term Information [More information on steroid biosynthetic process]

Accession
GO:0006694
Name
steroid biosynthetic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
steroid anabolism, steroid biosynthesis, steroid formation, steroid synthesis, steroidogenesis
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of steroids, compounds with a 1,2,cyclopentanoperhydrophenanthrene nucleus; includes de novo formation and steroid interconversion by modification. Source: GOC:go_curators
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0006694 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of steroid biosynthetic process (GO:0006694)
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steroid biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
steroid biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
steroid biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
steroid biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  biosynthetic process (GO:0009058)
steroid biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
steroid biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
steroid biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
steroid biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lipid metabolic process (GO:0006629)
steroid biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound metabolic process (GO:1901360)
steroid biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance biosynthetic process (GO:1901576)
steroid biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism biosynthetic process (GO:0044711)
steroid biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  lipid biosynthetic process (GO:0008610)
steroid biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  organic cyclic compound biosynthetic process (GO:1901362)
steroid biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  steroid metabolic process (GO:0008202)
Children of steroid biosynthetic process (GO:0006694)
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(17Z)-protosta-17(20),24-dien-3beta-ol biosynthetic process (GO:1900581) [is_a relation] is_a  steroid biosynthetic process
androgen biosynthetic process (GO:0006702) [is_a relation] is_a  steroid biosynthetic process
androst-4-ene-3,17-dione biosynthetic process (GO:1903449) [is_a relation] is_a  steroid biosynthetic process
bile acid biosynthetic process (GO:0006699) [is_a relation] is_a  steroid biosynthetic process
C21-steroid hormone biosynthetic process (GO:0006700) [is_a relation] is_a  steroid biosynthetic process
ecdysteroid biosynthetic process (GO:0045456) [is_a relation] is_a  steroid biosynthetic process
ergosteryl 3-beta-D-glucoside biosynthetic process (GO:1904463) [is_a relation] is_a  steroid biosynthetic process
estrogen biosynthetic process (GO:0006703) [is_a relation] is_a  steroid biosynthetic process
glucocorticoid biosynthetic process (GO:0006704) [is_a relation] is_a  steroid biosynthetic process
helvolic acid biosynthetic process (GO:1900812) [is_a relation] is_a  steroid biosynthetic process
mineralocorticoid biosynthetic process (GO:0006705) [is_a relation] is_a  steroid biosynthetic process
negative regulation of steroid biosynthetic process (GO:0010894) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  steroid biosynthetic process
phytosteroid biosynthetic process (GO:0016129) [is_a relation] is_a  steroid biosynthetic process
positive regulation of steroid biosynthetic process (GO:0010893) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  steroid biosynthetic process
regulation of steroid biosynthetic process (GO:0050810) [regulates relation] regulates  steroid biosynthetic process
sterol biosynthetic process (GO:0016126) [is_a relation] is_a  steroid biosynthetic process
vitamin D biosynthetic process (GO:0042368) [is_a relation] is_a  steroid biosynthetic process