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Term:
estrogen biosynthetic process (GO:0006703)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
aldehyde biosynthetic process +   
alkane biosynthetic process +  
alkene biosynthetic process +  
alkyne biosynthetic process 
androgen biosynthetic process +   
antibiotic biosynthetic process +  
aromatic compound biosynthetic process +   
auxin biosynthetic process +  
brassinosteroid biosynthetic process +   
C21-steroid hormone biosynthetic process +   
cellular alcohol biosynthetic process +   
cellular carbohydrate biosynthetic process +   
cellular macromolecule biosynthetic process +   
cellular nitrogen compound biosynthetic process +   
cytokinin biosynthetic process +   
ecdysteroid biosynthetic process +  
estrogen biosynthetic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of estrogens, C18 steroid hormones that can stimulate the development of female sexual characteristics. Also found in plants.
estrogen catabolic process  
glycerol ether biosynthetic process +   
glycerolipid biosynthetic process +   
heterocycle biosynthetic process +   
hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process +   
isoprenoid biosynthetic process +   
ketone biosynthetic process +   
ketone body biosynthetic process +   
membrane lipid biosynthetic process +   
mineralocorticoid biosynthetic process +   
mucilage biosynthetic process +  
negative regulation of cellular biosynthetic process +   
neurotransmitter biosynthetic process +   
neutral lipid biosynthetic process +   
organic acid biosynthetic process +   
organic phosphonate biosynthetic process 
organomercury biosynthetic process +  
peptidyl-1-thioglycine biosynthetic process from peptidyl-glycine +  
peptidyl-dehydroalanine biosynthetic process from peptidyl-tyrosine or peptidyl-serine 
peptidyl-diphthamide biosynthetic process from peptidyl-histidine  
peptidyl-diphthine biosynthetic process from peptidyl-histidine 
peptidyl-thyronine biosynthetic process from peptidyl-tyrosine 
pheromone biosynthetic process 
phospholipid biosynthetic process +   
polyphosphate biosynthetic process 
positive regulation of cellular biosynthetic process +   
regulation of cellular biosynthetic process +   
rhodopsin biosynthetic process 
sulfur compound biosynthetic process +   
toxin biosynthetic process +   
vitamin biosynthetic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: estrogen anabolism ;   estrogen biosynthesis ;   estrogen formation ;   estrogen synthesis ;   oestrogen biosynthesis ;   oestrogen biosynthetic process
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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