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Term:
polyamine biosynthetic process (GO:0006596)
Annotations: Rat: (11) Mouse: (13) Human: (13) Chinchilla: (13) Bonobo: (13) Dog: (6) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (8)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
atrazine metabolic process +  
choline biosynthetic process +  
ethanolamine biosynthetic process 
histamine biosynthetic process  
indolalkylamine biosynthetic process +   
nicotianamine biosynthetic process 
nor-spermidine metabolic process +   
octopamine biosynthetic process  
phenylethylamine biosynthetic process +  
polyamine acetylation +   
polyamine biosynthetic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of polyamines, any organic compound containing two or more amino groups.
polyamine catabolic process +   
polyamine deacetylation +   
putrescine metabolic process +   
spermidine metabolic process +   
spermine metabolic process +   
thermospermine metabolic process +  
trimethylenediamine metabolic process +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: polyamine anabolism ;   polyamine biosynthesis ;   polyamine formation ;   polyamine synthesis
Xrefs: MIPS_funcat:01.01.05.01.01 ;   MetaCyc:POLYAMSYN-PWY
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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