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glutathione biosynthetic pathway 
Those metabolic reactions involved in the synthesis of glutathione. Glutathione is a tripeptide that exerts important functions as an antioxidant and in the conjugation of xenobiotics and drugs by phase II biotransformation enzymes.

Related Synonyms: Glutathione synthesis and recycling ;   glutathione biosynthetic process
Definition Sources: GO:0006750, PMID:22998389, PMID:23201762, Reactome:R-HSA-174403

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