Term Information [More information on melatonin biosynthetic process]

Accession
GO:0030187
Name
melatonin biosynthetic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
melatonin anabolism, melatonin biosynthesis, melatonin formation, melatonin synthesis
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of melatonin (N-acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine). Source: GOC:mah, ISBN:0198506732
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0030187 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of melatonin biosynthetic process (GO:0030187)
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melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred regulates relation] regulates (inferred) biological attribute (OBA:0000001)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological regulation (GO:0065007)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred regulates relation] regulates (inferred) hormone levels (OBA:0000079)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) regulation of biological quality (GO:0065008)
melatonin biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  biosynthetic process (GO:0009058)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0006807)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) regulation of hormone levels (GO:0010817)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular aromatic compound metabolic process (GO:0006725)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular biosynthetic process (GO:0044249)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0034641)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) heterocycle metabolic process (GO:0046483)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) hormone metabolic process (GO:0042445)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound metabolic process (GO:1901360)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance biosynthetic process (GO:1901576)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organonitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:1901564)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) aromatic compound biosynthetic process (GO:0019438)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular amide metabolic process (GO:0043603)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular hormone metabolic process (GO:0034754)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular nitrogen compound biosynthetic process (GO:0044271)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) heterocycle biosynthetic process (GO:0018130)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) indole-containing compound metabolic process (GO:0042430)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound biosynthetic process (GO:1901362)
melatonin biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organonitrogen compound biosynthetic process (GO:1901566)
melatonin biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  amide biosynthetic process (GO:0043604)
melatonin biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  hormone biosynthetic process (GO:0042446)
melatonin biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  indole-containing compound biosynthetic process (GO:0042435)
melatonin biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  melatonin metabolic process (GO:0030186)

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