Term Information [More information on wax biosynthetic process]

Accession
GO:0010025
Name
wax biosynthetic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
wax anabolism, wax biosynthesis, wax formation, wax synthesis
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of wax, which includes C16 and C18 fatty acids. Source: ISBN:0943088399
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0010025 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of wax biosynthetic process (GO:0010025)
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wax biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
wax biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
wax biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  biosynthetic process (GO:0009058)
wax biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  wax metabolic process (GO:0010166)
Children of wax biosynthetic process (GO:0010025)
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negative regulation of wax biosynthetic process (GO:1904277) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  wax biosynthetic process
positive regulation of wax biosynthetic process (GO:1904278) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  wax biosynthetic process
regulation of wax biosynthetic process (GO:1904276) [regulates relation] regulates  wax biosynthetic process
MetaCyc
PWY-282