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Term:menaquinone biosynthetic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of any of the menaquinones. Structurally, menaquinones consist of a methylated naphthoquinone ring structure and side chains composed of a variable number of unsaturated isoprenoid residues. Menaquinones that have vitamin K activity and are known as vitamin K2.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: menaquinone anabolism;   menaquinone biosynthesis;   menaquinone formation;   menaquinone synthesis;   menatetrenone biosynthesis;   menatetrenone biosynthetic process;   multiprenylmenaquinone biosynthesis;   multiprenylmenaquinone biosynthetic process;   vitamin K2 biosynthesis;   vitamin K2 biosynthetic process

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Symbol Object Name JBrowse Chr Start Stop Reference
G Ubiad1 UbiA prenyltransferase domain containing 1 JBrowse link 5 165,247,630 165,259,228 RGD:1600115

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  biological_process 19335
    metabolic process 11555
      cellular metabolic process 10567
        cellular ketone metabolic process 213
          quinone metabolic process 36
            menaquinone metabolic process 1
              menaquinone biosynthetic process 1
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  biological_process 19335
    cellular process 17239
      cellular metabolic process 10567
        cofactor metabolic process 412
          coenzyme metabolic process 226
            coenzyme biosynthetic process 117
              quinone biosynthetic process 17
                menaquinone biosynthetic process 1
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