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Term:wax biosynthetic process
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Accession:GO:0010025 term browser browse the term
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of wax, which includes C16 and C18 fatty acids.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: wax anabolism;   wax biosynthesis;   wax formation;   wax synthesis
 xref: MetaCyc:PWY-282

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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G AWAT2 acyl-CoA wax alcohol acyltransferase 2 involved_in
(MGI:3054255|PMID:15220349) Ensembl
PMID:15220349 GO_REF:0000107 MGI:3054255 NCBI chr  X:56,101,635...56,108,243
Ensembl chr  X:56,104,545...56,114,671
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G FAR1 fatty acyl-CoA reductase 1 involved_in IEA Ensembl
GO_REF:0000107 NCBI chr 2:45,532,718...45,605,591
Ensembl chr 2:45,462,209...45,605,107
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  biological_process 16975
    metabolic process 10639
      organic substance metabolic process 10191
        fatty acid derivative metabolic process 46
          wax metabolic process 2
            wax biosynthetic process 2
              negative regulation of wax biosynthetic process 0
              positive regulation of wax biosynthetic process 0
              regulation of wax biosynthetic process + 0
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