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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_REF:0000033 GO_REF:0000118 NCBI chr 3:10,488,260...10,505,245
Ensembl chr 3:10,488,260...10,505,248
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G Moxd1 monooxygenase, DBH-like 1 involved_in IBA GO_REF:0000033 GO_Central GO_REF:0000033 NCBI chr 1:21,075,124...21,165,348
Ensembl chr 1:21,075,122...21,161,779
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G Moxd2 monooxygenase, DBH-like 2 involved_in IBA GO_REF:0000033 GO_Central GO_REF:0000033 NCBI chr 4:69,724,693...69,733,188
Ensembl chr 4:69,724,239...69,733,299
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  biological_process 20292
    metabolic process 11720
      small molecule metabolic process 1938
        small molecule biosynthetic process 638
          alcohol biosynthetic process 165
            octopamine biosynthetic process 3
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  biological_process 20292
    metabolic process 11720
      organic substance metabolic process 11221
        organonitrogen compound metabolic process 5790
          amine metabolic process 133
            biogenic amine metabolic process 109
              ethanolamine-containing compound metabolic process 10
                octopamine metabolic process 3
                  octopamine biosynthetic process 3
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