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Term:
xylulose biosynthetic process (GO:0005999)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
arabinose biosynthetic process +  
D-ribose biosynthetic process 
D-xylose biosynthetic process 
xylulose biosynthetic process  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of xylulose, the ketopentose threo-2-pentulose.
xylulose catabolic process  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: xylulose anabolism ;   xylulose biosynthesis ;   xylulose formation ;   xylulose synthesis
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198547684

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