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Term:
ethylene biosynthetic process (GO:0009693)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
1-undecene biosynthetic process 
17-methylnonadec-1-ene biosynthetic process +  
18-methylnonadec-1-ene biosynthetic process +  
ethylene biosynthetic process +  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of ethylene (C2-H4, ethene), a simple hydrocarbon gas that can function in plants as a growth regulator.
ethylene catabolic process 
heptadec-1-ene biosynthetic process 
nonadec-1-ene biosynthetic process +  
octadecene biosynthetic process +  
pentadec-1-ene biosynthetic process 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: ethene biosynthesis ;   ethene biosynthesis from L-methionine ;   ethene biosynthetic process ;   ethene biosynthetic process from L-methionine ;   ethylene anabolism ;   ethylene biosynthesis ;   ethylene biosynthesis from L-methionine ;   ethylene biosynthetic process from L-methionine ;   ethylene formation ;   ethylene synthesis
Alternate IDs: GO:0042456
Xrefs: MetaCyc:ETHYL-PWY
Definition Sources: ISBN:0387969845

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