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Term:5-methylcytosine biosynthetic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 5-methylcytosine, a methylated base of DNA.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: 5-methylcytosine anabolism;   5-methylcytosine biosynthesis;   5-methylcytosine formation;   5-methylcytosine synthesis

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  biological_process 23369
    cellular process 17359
      cellular metabolic process 10050
        cellular biosynthetic process 5431
          aromatic compound biosynthetic process 3819
            5-methylcytosine biosynthetic process 0
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  biological_process 23369
    metabolic process 11273
      nitrogen compound metabolic process 9340
        cellular nitrogen compound metabolic process 5964
          cellular nitrogen compound biosynthetic process 4453
            pyrimidine-containing compound biosynthetic process 25
              5-methylcytosine biosynthetic process 0
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