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Term:
formaldehyde biosynthetic process (GO:0046293)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
(-)-secologanin biosynthetic process 
acetaldehyde biosynthetic process  
alcohol biosynthetic process +   
aldosterone biosynthetic process +   
chanoclavine-I aldehyde biosynthetic process +  
formaldehyde assimilation +  
formaldehyde biosynthetic process  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of formaldehyde (methanal, H2C=O), the simplest aldehyde.
formaldehyde catabolic process  
glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate biosynthetic process  
glyoxal biosynthetic process 
hexadecanal biosynthetic process +  
hypochlorous acid biosynthetic process  
ketone biosynthetic process +   
ketone body biosynthetic process +   
methylglyoxal biosynthetic process  
monosaccharide biosynthetic process +   
nucleobase-containing small molecule biosynthetic process +   
organic acid biosynthetic process +   
pyridoxal biosynthetic process 
pyridoxal phosphate biosynthetic process +   
urate biosynthetic process  
vanillin biosynthetic process 
vitamin biosynthetic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: formaldehyde anabolism ;   formaldehyde biosynthesis ;   formaldehyde formation ;   formaldehyde synthesis ;   methanal biosynthesis ;   methanal biosynthetic process
Definition Sources: GOC:ai

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