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Term:
carotene biosynthetic process (GO:0016120)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
9,9'-di-cis-zeta-carotene desaturation to 7,9,7',9'-tetra-cis-lycopene 
alpha-zeacarotene metabolic process +  
beta-carotene metabolic process +   
beta-zeacarotene metabolic process +  
carotene biosynthetic process +  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of carotenes, hydrocarbon carotenoids.
carotene catabolic process +   
delta-carotene metabolic process +  
diterpene phytoalexin precursor biosynthetic process pathway 
ent-kaurene biosynthetic process 
ent-pimara-8(14),15-diene biosynthetic process +  
isoprene biosynthetic process +  
lycopene metabolic process +   
miltiradiene biosynthetic process 
monoterpene biosynthetic process +  
phytoene metabolic process +  
sesquarterpene biosynthetic process 
sesquiterpene biosynthetic process +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: carotene anabolism ;   carotene biosynthesis ;   carotene formation ;   carotene synthesis
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators

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