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Term:
monoacylglycerol biosynthetic process (GO:0006640)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
diacylglycerol biosynthetic process +   
monoacylglycerol biosynthetic process  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of monoacylglycerol, any ester of glycerol in which any one of its hydroxyl groups has been acylated with a fatty acid, the other being non-esterified.
monoacylglycerol catabolic process  
triglyceride biosynthetic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: monoacylglycerol anabolism ;   monoacylglycerol biosynthesis ;   monoacylglycerol formation ;   monoacylglycerol synthesis ;   monoglyceride biosynthesis ;   monoglyceride biosynthetic process
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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