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Term:
xylan biosynthetic process (GO:0045492)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
arabinoxylan-containing compound metabolic process +  
cell wall (1->3)-alpha-glucan biosynthetic process +  
cell wall beta-glucan biosynthetic process +  
cell wall pectin biosynthetic process +  
fungal-type cell wall polysaccharide biosynthetic process +  
glucuronoxylan metabolic process +  
mannan biosynthetic process +  
xylan acetylation 
xylan biosynthetic process +  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of xylan, a polymer containing a beta-1,4-linked D-xylose backbone.
xylan catabolic process +  
xyloglucan biosynthetic process 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: xylan anabolism ;   xylan biosynthesis ;   xylan formation ;   xylan synthesis
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators, PMID:11931668

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