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Term:
eye pigment biosynthetic process (GO:0006726)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
anthocyanin-containing compound biosynthetic process +  
aurone biosynthetic process 
carotenoid biosynthetic process +   
chlorophyll biosynthetic process +  
eye pigment biosynthetic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of eye pigments, any general or particular coloring matter in living organisms, found or utilized in the eye.
eye pigment catabolic process +  
flavone biosynthetic process +  
heme biosynthetic process +   
melanin biosynthetic process +   
ocellus pigment biosynthetic process +  
ommochrome metabolic process +  
phlobaphene biosynthetic process 
phytochrome chromophore biosynthetic process 
pigment biosynthetic process involved in pigment accumulation +  
pteridine biosynthetic process 
purine nucleobase biosynthetic process +   
rhodopsin metabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: eye pigment anabolism ;   eye pigment biosynthesis ;   eye pigment formation ;   eye pigment synthesis
Definition Sources: GOC:ai

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