Term Information [More information on cholesterol biosynthetic process]

Accession
GO:0006695
Name
cholesterol biosynthetic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
cholesterol anabolism, cholesterol biosynthesis, cholesterol formation, cholesterol synthesis
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of cholesterol, cholest-5-en-3 beta-ol, the principal sterol of vertebrates and the precursor of many steroids, including bile acids and steroid hormones. Source: GOC:ai
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History
See term history for GO:0006695 at QuickGO
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Ancestors of cholesterol biosynthetic process (GO:0006695)
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cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  biosynthetic process (GO:0009058)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lipid metabolic process (GO:0006629)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound metabolic process (GO:1901360)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic hydroxy compound metabolic process (GO:1901615)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance biosynthetic process (GO:1901576)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism biosynthetic process (GO:0044711)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule metabolic process (GO:0044281)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) alcohol metabolic process (GO:0006066)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lipid biosynthetic process (GO:0008610)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound biosynthetic process (GO:1901362)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic hydroxy compound biosynthetic process (GO:1901617)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule biosynthetic process (GO:0044283)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) steroid metabolic process (GO:0008202)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) alcohol biosynthetic process (GO:0046165)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) secondary alcohol metabolic process (GO:1902652)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) steroid biosynthetic process (GO:0006694)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) sterol metabolic process (GO:0016125)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  cholesterol metabolic process (GO:0008203)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  secondary alcohol biosynthetic process (GO:1902653)
cholesterol biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  sterol biosynthetic process (GO:0016126)
Children of cholesterol biosynthetic process (GO:0006695)
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cholesterol biosynthetic process via 24,25-dihydrolanosterol (GO:0033488) [is_a relation] is_a  cholesterol biosynthetic process
cholesterol biosynthetic process via desmosterol (GO:0033489) [is_a relation] is_a  cholesterol biosynthetic process
cholesterol biosynthetic process via lathosterol (GO:0033490) [is_a relation] is_a  cholesterol biosynthetic process
negative regulation of cholesterol biosynthetic process (GO:0045541) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  cholesterol biosynthetic process
positive regulation of cholesterol biosynthetic process (GO:0045542) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  cholesterol biosynthetic process
regulation of cholesterol biosynthetic process (GO:0045540) [regulates relation] regulates  cholesterol biosynthetic process