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Term:
paclitaxel biosynthetic process (GO:0042617)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
5alpha,9alpha,10beta-labda-8(20),13-dien-15-yl diphosphate biosynthetic process 
cis-abienol biosynthetic process 
conidiogenone biosynthetic process 
copal-8-ol diphosphate(3-) biosynthetic process 
diterpene phytoalexin biosynthetic process +  
gibberellin biosynthetic process +  
paclitaxel biosynthetic process 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of paclitaxel, a tetracyclic diterpenoid isolated originally from the bark of the Pacific yew tree, Taxus brevifolia.
phytol biosynthetic process +  
retinoic acid biosynthetic process +   
tuberculosinol biosynthetic process 
vitamin A biosynthetic process  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: paclitaxel anabolism ;   paclitaxel biosynthesis ;   paclitaxel formation ;   paclitaxel synthesis
Narrow Synonyms: taxol biosynthesis ;   taxol biosynthetic process
Broad Synonyms: paclitaxel metabolic process ;   paclitaxel metabolism ;   taxol metabolic process ;   taxol metabolism
Alternate IDs: GO:0042616
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, GOC:krc

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