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Term:
pteridine biosynthetic process (GO:0006728)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
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carotenoid biosynthetic process +   
chlorophyll biosynthetic process +  
eye pigment biosynthetic process +   
flavone biosynthetic process +  
folic acid-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
heme biosynthetic process +   
melanin biosynthetic process +   
methanopterin-containing compound biosynthetic process +  
negative regulation of pteridine metabolic process +  
ocellus pigment biosynthetic process +  
phlobaphene biosynthetic process 
phytochrome chromophore biosynthetic process 
pigment biosynthetic process involved in pigment accumulation +  
positive regulation of pteridine metabolic process +  
pteridine biosynthetic process 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of pteridine, pyrazino(2,3-dipyrimidine), the parent structure of pterins and the pteroyl group.
pteridine catabolic process 
regulation of pteridine metabolic process +  
tatiopterin biosynthetic process +  
tetrahydrobiopterin biosynthetic process  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: pteridine anabolism ;   pteridine biosynthesis ;   pteridine formation ;   pteridine synthesis
Narrow Synonyms: pterin biosynthesis ;   pterin biosynthetic process
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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