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Term:vitamin E biosynthetic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of vitamin E, tocopherol, which includes a series of eight structurally similar compounds. Alpha-tocopherol is the most active form in humans and is a powerful biological antioxidant.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: tocopherol biosynthesis;   tocopherol biosynthetic process;   vitamin E anabolism;   vitamin E biosynthesis;   vitamin E formation;   vitamin E synthesis
 narrow_synonym: alpha-tocopherol biosynthesis;   alpha-tocopherol biosynthetic process
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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Pltp phospholipid transfer protein acts_upstream_of_or_within ISO MGI:2176342 (MGI:3622506|PMID:16467369) RGD PMID:16467369 MGI:3622506 NCBI chr 3:153,574,825...153,592,647
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  biological_process 20050
    metabolic process 12312
      biosynthetic process 6295
        cellular biosynthetic process 6110
          heterocycle biosynthetic process 4022
            vitamin E biosynthetic process 1
              positive regulation of vitamin E biosynthetic process 0
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  biological_process 20050
    metabolic process 12312
      cellular metabolic process 10357
        cellular biosynthetic process 6110
          vitamin biosynthetic process 26
            fat-soluble vitamin biosynthetic process 12
              vitamin E biosynthetic process 1
                positive regulation of vitamin E biosynthetic process 0
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