GO:0016117 'carotenoid biosynthetic process'

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Term idGO:0016117
Term namecarotenoid biosynthetic process
Term definitionThe chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of carotenoids, tetraterpenoid compounds in which two units of 4 isoprenoid residues joined head-to-tail are themselves joined tail-to-tail.
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carotenoid anabolism EXACT
carotenoid biosynthesis EXACT
carotenoid formation EXACT
carotenoid synthesis EXACT
"carotenoid anabolism" EXACT []
"carotenoid biosynthesis" EXACT []
"carotenoid formation" EXACT []
"carotenoid synthesis" EXACT []

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MetaCyc:CAROTENOID-PWY

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