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Term:riboflavin biosynthetic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of riboflavin (vitamin B2), the precursor for the coenzymes flavin mononucleotide (FMN) and flavin adenine dinucleotide (FAD).
Synonyms:exact_synonym: riboflavin anabolism;   riboflavin biosynthesis;   riboflavin formation;   riboflavin synthesis;   vitamin B2 biosynthesis;   vitamin B2 biosynthetic process;   vitamin G biosynthesis;   vitamin G biosynthetic process
 xref: MetaCyc:RIBOSYN2-PWY;   Wikipedia:Riboflavin

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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Rfk riboflavin kinase IEA GO_REF:0000002 InterPro GO_REF:0000002 NCBI chr 1:236,494,221...236,501,733
Ensembl chr 1:236,494,221...236,501,733
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  biological_process 20020
    metabolic process 12263
      small molecule metabolic process 1798
        vitamin metabolic process 79
          water-soluble vitamin metabolic process 37
            riboflavin metabolic process 1
              riboflavin biosynthetic process 1
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