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Term:
sterol biosynthetic process (GO:0016126)
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(17Z)-protosta-17(20),24-dien-3beta-ol biosynthetic process 
(R)-2-hydroxy-alpha-linolenic acid biosynthetic process 
(R)-mevalonic acid biosynthetic process +  
achromobactin biosynthetic process 
ajmaline biosynthetic process 
alcohol biosynthetic process +   
androst-4-ene-3,17-dione biosynthetic process +  
bile acid biosynthetic process +   
brexanolone biosynthetic process 
cholesterol metabolic process +   
ecdysone metabolic process +  
ergosterol metabolic process +  
ergosteryl 3-beta-D-glucoside biosynthetic process 
flavonol biosynthetic process +  
fumigermin biosynthetic process 
glucocorticoid biosynthetic process +   
glycyrrhetinate biosynthetic process 
helvolic acid biosynthetic process +  
isopentenol biosynthetic process 
kaempferol O-glucoside biosynthetic process 
lactate biosynthetic process +   
leucoanthocyanidin biosynthetic process 
leukotriene B4 biosynthetic process 
lipoxin A4 biosynthetic process  
lipoxin B4 biosynthetic process  
luteolin biosynthetic process 
mandelate biosynthetic process 
negative regulation of steroid biosynthetic process +   
phenol-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
phytosteroid biosynthetic process +   
positive regulation of steroid biosynthetic process +   
pyridoxal biosynthetic process 
pyridoxal phosphate biosynthetic process +   
pyridoxine biosynthetic process  
quercetin biosynthetic process 
regulation of steroid biosynthetic process +   
steroid hormone biosynthetic process +   
sterol acetylation 
sterol biosynthetic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of sterols, steroids with one or more hydroxyl groups and a hydrocarbon side-chain in the molecule.
sterol catabolic process +   
sterol deacetylation 
terrequinone A biosynthetic process +  
testosterone biosynthetic process +   
vitamin D biosynthetic process +   
vitamin E biosynthetic process +   
zymosterol metabolic process +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: sterol anabolism ;   sterol biosynthesis ;   sterol formation ;   sterol synthesis
Xrefs: MetaCyc:PWY-2541
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators

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