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Term:
mevastatin biosynthetic process (GO:0140877)
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actinorhodin biosynthetic process 
aflatoxin biosynthetic process +  
andrastin A biosynthetic process 
ansamycin biosynthetic process 
asperfuranone biosynthetic process +  
aspyridone A biosynthetic process 
aspyridone B biosynthetic process 
averantin biosynthetic process 
conidiogenone biosynthetic process 
cspyrone B1 biosynthetic process 
culmorin biosynthetic process 
daunorubicin biosynthetic process 
dehydro-D-arabinono-1,4-lactone biosynthetic process 
emericellamide biosynthetic process +  
enniatin biosynthetic process 
F-9775A biosynthetic process +  
F-9775B biosynthetic process +  
fonsecin biosynthetic process 
fumigermin biosynthetic process 
gliotoxin biosynthetic process +  
granaticin biosynthetic process 
griseofulvin biosynthetic process 
ilicicolin H biosynthetic process 
L-ascorbic acid biosynthetic process +   
lovastatin biosynthetic process +  
macrolide biosynthetic process +  
mevastatin biosynthetic process 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of mevastatin , also known as compactin or ML-236B, and which acts as a potent competitive inhibitor of HMG-CoA reductase.
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negative regulation of polyketide biosynthetic process +  
neosartoricin biosynthetic process +  
olivetolic acid biosynthetic process 
oxytetracycline biosynthetic process 
paraherquonin biosynthetic process 
patulin biosynthetic process +  
paxilline biosynthetic process 
pentalenolactone biosynthetic process 
positive regulation of polyketide biosynthetic process +  
PR-toxin biosynthetic process 
psilocybin biosynthetic process 
regulation of polyketide biosynthetic process +  
strigolactone biosynthetic process 
terrein biosynthetic process +  
tetracenomycin C biosynthetic process 
tetracycline biosynthetic process 
viridicatumtoxin biosynthetic process 
vomitoxin biosynthetic process 
zearalenone biosynthetic process 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: mevastatin anabolism ;   mevastatin biosynthesis ;   mevastatin formation ;   mevastatin synthesis
Definition Sources: PMID:12172803, PMID:12242508

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