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Term:
ornithine biosynthetic process (GO:0006592)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate biosynthetic process  
3-cyano-L-alanine biosynthetic process 
4-hydroxyproline biosynthetic process 
arginine biosynthetic process via ornithine +   
arginine catabolic process to ornithine  
aspartate family amino acid biosynthetic process +   
citrulline biosynthetic process +   
D-amino acid biosynthetic process +   
D-ornithine metabolic process 
discadenine biosynthetic process 
erythrose 4-phosphate/phosphoenolpyruvate family amino acid biosynthetic process +  
glutamate catabolic process to ornithine 
glutamine family amino acid biosynthetic process +   
histidine biosynthetic process +   
homocysteine biosynthetic process +  
homomethionine biosynthetic process 
isoleucine biosynthetic process +   
L-alanine biosynthetic process via ornithine 
L-dopa biosynthetic process +   
leucine biosynthetic process +   
N-alpha,N-alpha,N-alpha-trimethyl-L-histidine biosynthetic process +  
ornithine biosynthetic process  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of ornithine, an amino acid only rarely found in proteins, but which is important in living organisms as an intermediate in the reactions of the urea cycle and in arginine biosynthesis.
ornithine catabolic process +   
phosphoarginine biosynthetic process 
putrescine biosynthetic process from ornithine  
pyruvate family amino acid biosynthetic process +  
regulation of ornithine metabolic process +  
sarcosine biosynthetic process 
serine family amino acid biosynthetic process +   
stachydrine biosynthetic process 
tryptophan biosynthetic process 
tyrosine biosynthetic process +   
valine biosynthetic process  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: ornithine anabolism ;   ornithine biosynthesis ;   ornithine formation ;   ornithine synthesis
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, ISBN:0192801023

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