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Term:ergothioneine biosynthetic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of ergothioneine, a naturally occurring metabolite of histidine with antioxidant properties.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: (2S)-3-(2-mercapto-1H-imidazol-5-yl)-2-(trimethylazaniumyl)propanoate biosynthetic process;   2-mercaptoergothioneine trimethylbetaine anabolism;   2-mercaptoergothioneine trimethylbetaine biosynthesis;   2-mercaptoergothioneine trimethylbetaine biosynthetic process;   2-mercaptoergothioneine trimethylbetaine formation;   2-mercaptoergothioneine trimethylbetaine synthesis;   ergothioneine anabolism;   ergothioneine biosynthesis;   ergothioneine formation;   ergothioneine synthesis


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  biological_process 20027
    metabolic process 12278
      primary metabolic process 10941
        cellular amino acid metabolic process 276
          sulfur amino acid metabolic process 35
            sulfur amino acid biosynthetic process 16
              ergothioneine biosynthetic process 0
                ergothioneine biosynthesis from histidine via gamma-glutamyl-hercynylcysteine sulfoxide 0
                ergothioneine biosynthesis from histidine via hercynylcysteine sulfoxide synthase 0
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  biological_process 20027
    metabolic process 12278
      cellular metabolic process 11085
        organic acid metabolic process 1095
          oxoacid metabolic process 1066
            carboxylic acid metabolic process 1009
              cellular amino acid metabolic process 276
                sulfur amino acid metabolic process 35
                  sulfur amino acid biosynthetic process 16
                    ergothioneine biosynthetic process 0
                      ergothioneine biosynthesis from histidine via gamma-glutamyl-hercynylcysteine sulfoxide 0
                      ergothioneine biosynthesis from histidine via hercynylcysteine sulfoxide synthase 0
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