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Term:melatonin biosynthetic process
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Accession:GO:0030187 term browser browse the term
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of melatonin (N-acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine).
Synonyms:exact_synonym: melatonin anabolism;   melatonin biosynthesis;   melatonin formation;   melatonin synthesis


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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G AANAT aralkylamine N-acetyltransferase IEA
IBA
IDA
(PMID:21873635)
(PMID:11313340)
UniProtKB
GO_Central
PMID:11313340, PMID:21873635 GO_REF:0000041 NCBI chr17:76,453,351...76,470,797
Ensembl chr17:76,453,351...76,470,117
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G ASMT acetylserotonin O-methyltransferase IEA
IDA
IBA
(PMID:22775292)
(PMID:21873635)
UniProtKB
GO_Central
PMID:21873635, PMID:22775292 GO_REF:0000041 NCBI chr  Y:1,595,455...1,643,081
NCBI chr  X:1,595,455...1,643,081
Ensembl chr  X:1,615,059...1,643,081
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  biological_process 18673
    metabolic process 12182
      biosynthetic process 6520
        hormone biosynthetic process 84
          melatonin biosynthetic process 2
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  biological_process 18673
    biological regulation 13311
      regulation of biological quality 4605
        regulation of hormone levels 639
          hormone metabolic process 252
            cellular hormone metabolic process 144
              melatonin metabolic process 3
                melatonin biosynthetic process 2
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