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Term:
glucocorticoid biosynthetic process (GO:0006704)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
(17Z)-protosta-17(20),24-dien-3beta-ol biosynthetic process 
andrastin A biosynthetic process 
androst-4-ene-3,17-dione biosynthetic process +  
bile acid biosynthetic process +   
brexanolone biosynthetic process 
cortisol metabolic process +   
ergosteryl 3-beta-D-glucoside biosynthetic process 
glucocorticoid biosynthetic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of glucocorticoids, hormonal C21 corticosteroids synthesized from cholesterol.
glucocorticoid catabolic process +   
helvolic acid biosynthetic process +  
negative regulation of glucocorticoid metabolic process +   
negative regulation of steroid biosynthetic process +   
phytosteroid biosynthetic process +   
positive regulation of glucocorticoid metabolic process +   
positive regulation of steroid biosynthetic process +   
regulation of glucocorticoid metabolic process +   
regulation of steroid biosynthetic process +   
steroid hormone biosynthetic process +   
sterol biosynthetic process +   
testosterone biosynthetic process +   
vitamin D biosynthetic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: glucocorticoid anabolism ;   glucocorticoid biosynthesis ;   glucocorticoid formation ;   glucocorticoid synthesis
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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