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Term:
morphine biosynthetic process (GO:0097295)
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morphine biosynthetic process 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of morphine, 17-methyl-7,8-didehydro-4,5alpha-epoxymorphinan-3,6alpha-diol. Morphine is a highly potent opiate analgesic psychoactive drug obtained form the opium poppy, Papaver somniferum.
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palmatine biosynthetic process 
sterigmatocystin biosynthetic process +  
vindoline biosynthetic process 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: morphine anabolism ;   morphine biosynthesis ;   morphine formation ;   morphine synthesis
Definition Sources: GOC:yaf, UniPathway:UPA00852

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