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Term:
platelet activating factor biosynthetic process (GO:0006663)
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7,8-didemethyl-8-hydroxy-5-deazariboflavin biosynthetic process 
achromobactin biosynthetic process 
alkaloid biosynthetic process +  
allantoin biosynthetic process 
alpha-amino acid biosynthetic process +   
amine biosynthetic process +   
amino acid salvage +   
aminoglycan biosynthetic process +   
amyloid precursor protein biosynthetic process +   
aromatic amino acid family biosynthetic process +   
bacitracin A biosynthetic process 
biotin biosynthetic process 
bradykinin biosynthetic process  
branched-chain amino acid biosynthetic process +   
carnosine biosynthetic process  
CDP-diacylglycerol biosynthetic process  
cellular modified amino acid biosynthetic process +   
cichorine biosynthetic process 
coenzyme gamma-F420-2 biosynthetic process 
cyanate biosynthetic process 
cytochrome biosynthetic process +  
depsipeptide biosynthetic process +  
dethiobiotin biosynthetic process 
diaminopimelate biosynthetic process 
dipyrrin biosynthetic process 
ectoine biosynthetic process 
epothilone biosynthetic process 
fatty acid primary amide biosynthetic process  
ferrichrome biosynthetic process +  
flavin-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
formamide biosynthetic process 
fructoselysine biosynthetic process 
gliotoxin biosynthetic process +  
glucosinolate biosynthetic process +  
glutathione derivative biosynthetic process +   
glycoprotein biosynthetic process +   
gramicidin S biosynthetic process 
granulocyte macrophage colony-stimulating factor production +   
hemoglobin biosynthetic process +   
hepatocyte growth factor production +   
histidine biosynthetic process +   
holo-[acyl-carrier-protein] biosynthetic process 
homomethionine biosynthetic process 
indole-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
kynurenic acid biosynthetic process  
L-pipecolic acid biosynthetic process 
lactam biosynthetic process +  
leukotriene D4 biosynthetic process  
lipoprotein biosynthetic process +   
lymphotoxin A production +   
lysobisphosphatidic acid biosynthetic process 
methanophenazine biosynthetic process +  
mitomycin C biosynthetic process 
molybdopterin cofactor biosynthetic process +   
mycofactocin biosynthetic process 
N',N'',N'''-triacetylfusarinine C biosynthetic process +  
N-acetylneuraminate biosynthetic process  
nitrile biosynthetic process +  
non-proteinogenic amino acid biosynthetic process +   
novobiocin biosynthetic process 
nucleobase biosynthetic process +   
nucleoside biosynthetic process +   
peptide antibiotic biosynthetic process +  
phenazine biosynthetic process +  
phosphatidic acid biosynthetic process +   
phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process +   
phosphatidylethanolamine biosynthetic process +   
phosphatidylglycerol biosynthetic process +   
phosphatidylinositol biosynthetic process +   
phosphatidylserine biosynthetic process +   
phytochelatin biosynthetic process 
platelet activating factor biosynthetic process  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of platelet activating factor, 1-O-alkyl-2-acetyl-sn-glycerol 3-phosphocholine, where alkyl = hexadecyl or octadecyl. Platelet activating factor is an inflammatory mediator released from a variety of cells in response to various stimuli.
platelet activating factor catabolic process  
primary amino compound biosynthetic process +   
proteinogenic amino acid biosynthetic process +   
pteridine-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
purine-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
pyochelin biosynthetic process 
pyocyanine biosynthetic process +  
pyoverdine biosynthetic process 
pyridine-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
pyrimidine-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
pyrroloquinoline quinone biosynthetic process 
rhizobactin 1021 biosynthetic process 
rhodopsin biosynthetic process 
spermidine hydroxycinnamate conjugate biosynthetic process 
sphingolipid biosynthetic process +   
sulfur amino acid biosynthetic process +   
taurine biosynthetic process +   
tensidol A biosynthetic process +  
tetrapyrrole biosynthetic process +   
thiazole biosynthetic process 
translation +   
urea cycle  
vibriobactin biosynthetic process 
viridicatumtoxin biosynthetic process 
wybutosine biosynthetic process  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: PAF biosynthesis ;   PAF biosynthetic process ;   platelet activating factor anabolism ;   platelet activating factor biosynthesis ;   platelet activating factor formation ;   platelet activating factor synthesis
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198547684

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