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Term:
beta-carotene biosynthetic process (GO:1901812)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
alpha-zeacarotene biosynthetic process 
beta-carotene biosynthetic process 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of beta-carotene.
beta-carotene catabolic process 
beta-zeacarotene biosynthetic process 
delta-carotene biosynthetic process 
lycopene biosynthetic process 
negative regulation of carotenoid biosynthetic process 
phytoene biosynthetic process 
positive regulation of carotenoid biosynthetic process 
xanthophyll biosynthetic process +   
zeaxanthin bis(beta-D-glucoside) biosynthetic process 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: beta-carotene anabolism ;   beta-carotene biosynthesis ;   beta-carotene formation ;   beta-carotene synthesis
Definition Sources: GOC:TermGenie, GOC:yaf, MetaCyc:PWY-5943, PMID:11387982, UniPathway:UPA00802

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