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Term:sphingomyelin biosynthetic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of sphingomyelin, N-acyl-4-sphingenyl-1-O-phosphorylcholine.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: sphingomyelin anabolism;   sphingomyelin biosynthesis;   sphingomyelin formation;   sphingomyelin synthesis

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Symbol Object Name JBrowse Chr Start Stop Reference
G Pemt phosphatidylethanolamine N-methyltransferase JBrowse link 10 46,339,821 46,404,640 RGD:1624291
G Sgms1 sphingomyelin synthase 1 JBrowse link 1 250,692,448 250,951,685 RGD:1600115
G Sgms2 sphingomyelin synthase 2 JBrowse link 2 236,458,276 236,530,667 RGD:1624291
G Sptlc1 serine palmitoyltransferase, long chain base subunit 1 JBrowse link 17 11,856,525 11,895,566 RGD:1624291
G Sptlc2 serine palmitoyltransferase, long chain base subunit 2 JBrowse link 6 111,334,408 111,417,960 RGD:1624291

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  biological_process 19332
    cellular process 17237
      cellular metabolic process 10566
        cellular biosynthetic process 5757
          phospholipid biosynthetic process 168
            sphingomyelin biosynthetic process 5
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  biological_process 19332
    metabolic process 11554
      primary metabolic process 10411
        lipid metabolic process 1300
          cellular lipid metabolic process 987
            membrane lipid metabolic process 183
              sphingolipid metabolic process 135
                sphingomyelin metabolic process 14
                  sphingomyelin biosynthetic process 5
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