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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 IBA GO_Central GO_REF:0000033 NCBI chr 9:133,636,363...133,659,329
Ensembl chr 9:133,636,363...133,659,329
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G MOXD1 monooxygenase DBH like 1 involved_in IBA GO_Central GO_REF:0000033 NCBI chr 6:132,296,055...132,401,475
Ensembl chr 6:132,296,055...132,401,475
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G MOXD2P monooxygenase DBH like 2, pseudogene involved_in IBA GO_Central GO_REF:0000033 NCBI chr 7:142,240,737...142,247,067
Ensembl chr 7:142,240,740...142,247,067
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  biological_process 19669
    metabolic process 12464
      biosynthetic process 9289
        small molecule biosynthetic process 672
          alcohol biosynthetic process 158
            octopamine biosynthetic process 3
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  biological_process 19669
    metabolic process 12464
      organic substance metabolic process 11967
        organonitrogen compound metabolic process 5570
          amine metabolic process 144
            biogenic amine metabolic process 119
              ethanolamine-containing compound metabolic process 10
                octopamine metabolic process 3
                  octopamine biosynthetic process 3
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