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Term:octopamine biosynthetic process
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Accession:GO:0006589 term browser browse the term
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of octopamine, 1-(p-hydroxyphenyl)-2-aminoethanol. The D enantiomer is about one-tenth as active as norepinephrine and is found in the salivary glands of Octopus and Eledone species.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: octopamine anabolism;   octopamine biosynthesis;   octopamine formation;   octopamine synthesis

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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G DBH dopamine beta-hydroxylase involved_in IEA
GO_REF:0000033 GO_REF:0000118 NCBI chr 9:50,004,806...50,024,130
Ensembl chr 9:50,004,806...50,024,130
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G MOXD1 monooxygenase DBH like 1 involved_in IEA TreeGrafter GO_REF:0000118 NCBI chr 1:25,018,452...25,114,028
Ensembl chr 1:25,018,509...25,112,478
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G MOXD2 monooxygenase DBH like 2 involved_in IEA TreeGrafter GO_REF:0000118 NCBI chr16:7,019,646...7,042,005 JBrowse link

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  biological_process 17917
    metabolic process 10998
      biosynthetic process 7879
        small molecule biosynthetic process 599
          alcohol biosynthetic process 152
            octopamine biosynthetic process 3
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  biological_process 17917
    metabolic process 10998
      organic substance metabolic process 10554
        organonitrogen compound metabolic process 5384
          amine metabolic process 129
            biogenic amine metabolic process 108
              ethanolamine-containing compound metabolic process 10
                octopamine metabolic process 3
                  octopamine biosynthetic process 3
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