Term Information [More information on ergothioneine biosynthetic process]

Accession
GO:0052699
Name
ergothioneine biosynthetic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
(2S)-3-(2-mercapto-1H-imidazol-5-yl)-2-(trimethylazaniumyl)propanoate biosynthetic process, 2-mercaptoergothioneine trimethylbetaine anabolism, 2-mercaptoergothioneine trimethylbetaine biosynthesis, 2-mercaptoergothioneine trimethylbetaine biosynthetic process, 2-mercaptoergothioneine trimethylbetaine formation, 2-mercaptoergothioneine trimethylbetaine synthesis, ergothioneine anabolism, ergothioneine biosynthesis, ergothioneine formation, ergothioneine synthesis
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of ergothioneine, a naturally occurring metabolite of histidine with antioxidant properties. Source: CHEBI:4828, Wikipedia:Ergothioneine
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History
See term history for GO:0052699 at QuickGO
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Ancestors of ergothioneine biosynthetic process (GO:0052699)
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ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  biosynthetic process (GO:0009058)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule metabolic process (GO:0044281)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic acid metabolic process (GO:0006082)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism biosynthetic process (GO:0044711)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular biosynthetic process (GO:0044249)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0006807)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance biosynthetic process (GO:1901576)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) oxoacid metabolic process (GO:0043436)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule biosynthetic process (GO:0044283)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) carboxylic acid metabolic process (GO:0019752)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic acid biosynthetic process (GO:0016053)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organonitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:1901564)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) carboxylic acid biosynthetic process (GO:0046394)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular amino acid metabolic process (GO:0006520)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular aromatic compound metabolic process (GO:0006725)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0034641)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) heterocycle metabolic process (GO:0046483)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound metabolic process (GO:1901360)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organonitrogen compound biosynthetic process (GO:1901566)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) alpha-amino acid metabolic process (GO:1901605)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular amino acid biosynthetic process (GO:0008652)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular modified amino acid metabolic process (GO:0006575)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) imidazole-containing compound metabolic process (GO:0052803)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) alpha-amino acid biosynthetic process (GO:1901607)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) amino-acid betaine metabolic process (GO:0006577)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) aromatic compound biosynthetic process (GO:0019438)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular modified amino acid biosynthetic process (GO:0042398)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular modified histidine metabolic process (GO:0052701)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular nitrogen compound biosynthetic process (GO:0044271)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) heterocycle biosynthetic process (GO:0018130)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound biosynthetic process (GO:1901362)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  amino-acid betaine biosynthetic process (GO:0006578)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  cellular modified histidine biosynthetic process (GO:0052703)
ergothioneine biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  ergothioneine metabolic process (GO:0052698)
Children of ergothioneine biosynthetic process (GO:0052699)
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ergothioneine biosynthesis from histidine via N-alpha,N-alpha,N-alpha-trimethyl-L-histidine (GO:0052704) [is_a relation] is_a  ergothioneine biosynthetic process
ergothioneine biosynthesis from N-alpha,N-alpha,N-alpha-trimethyl-L-histidine (GO:0052711) [is_a relation] is_a  ergothioneine biosynthetic process
hercynylcysteine sulfoxide lyase activity (ergothioneine-forming) (GO:1990411) [part_of relation] part_of  ergothioneine biosynthetic process
hercynylcysteine sulfoxide synthase (GO:0061686) [part_of relation] part_of  ergothioneine biosynthetic process
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