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Term:pheromone biosynthetic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of pheromones, a substance that is secreted and released by an organism and detected by a second organism of the same or a closely related species, in which it causes a specific reaction, such as a definite behavioral reaction or a developmental process.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: pheromone anabolism;   pheromone biosynthesis;   pheromone formation;   pheromone synthesis

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  biological_process 19578
    metabolic process 11901
      biosynthetic process 5967
        hormone biosynthetic process 86
          pheromone biosynthetic process 0
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  biological_process 19578
    biological regulation 13539
      regulation of biological quality 4290
        regulation of hormone levels 607
          hormone metabolic process 245
            pheromone metabolic process 0
              pheromone biosynthetic process 0
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