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Term:
leucine biosynthetic process (GO:0009098)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate biosynthetic process  
3-cyano-L-alanine biosynthetic process 
4-hydroxyproline biosynthetic process 
alanine biosynthetic process +  
amino acid salvage +   
arginine biosynthetic process +   
asparagine biosynthetic process +   
aspartate biosynthetic process  
beta-alanine biosynthetic process +   
cysteine biosynthetic process +   
D-amino acid biosynthetic process +   
D-leucine metabolic process +  
discadenine biosynthetic process 
fructoselysine biosynthetic process 
gamma-aminobutyric acid biosynthetic process  
glutamate biosynthetic process +   
glutamine biosynthetic process +   
glycine biosynthetic process +   
histidine biosynthetic process +   
homocysteine biosynthetic process +  
homomethionine biosynthetic process 
homoserine biosynthetic process +  
hydroxylysine biosynthetic process  
L-dopa biosynthetic process +   
L-isoleucine biosynthetic process 
L-phenylalanine biosynthetic process +  
L-serine biosynthetic process  
leucine biosynthetic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of leucine, 2-amino-4-methylpentanoic acid.
leucine catabolic process +   
lysine biosynthetic process +   
methionine biosynthetic process +   
negative regulation of cellular amino acid biosynthetic process +  
ornithine biosynthetic process  
para-aminobenzoic acid biosynthetic process 
phosphoarginine biosynthetic process 
positive regulation of cellular amino acid biosynthetic process +   
proline biosynthetic process +   
regulation of cellular amino acid biosynthetic process +   
sarcosine biosynthetic process 
threonine biosynthetic process  
tryptophan biosynthetic process 
valine biosynthetic process  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: leucine anabolism ;   leucine biosynthesis ;   leucine formation ;   leucine synthesis
Xrefs: MetaCyc:LEUSYN-PWY
Definition Sources: GOC:ai

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