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Term:
steroid biosynthetic process (GO:0006694)
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(+)-kotanin biosynthetic process +  
(-)-exo-alpha-bergamotene biosynthetic process 
(-)-secologanin biosynthetic process 
(17Z)-protosta-17(20),24-dien-3beta-ol metabolic process +  
(25S)-Delta(4)-dafachronate metabolic process 
(25S)-Delta(7)-dafachronate metabolic process 
(R)-mandelate catabolic process to benzoate 
1,5-anhydro-D-fructose biosynthetic process 
4-amino-3-isothiazolidinone biosynthetic process 
5alpha,9alpha,10beta-labda-8(20),13-dien-15-yl diphosphate biosynthetic process 
7,8-didemethyl-8-hydroxy-5-deazariboflavin biosynthetic process 
7-cyano-7-deazaguanine biosynthetic process 
all-trans-neoxanthin biosynthetic process 
allantoin biosynthetic process  
alpha-ribazole biosynthetic process 
androgen metabolic process +   
ansamycin biosynthetic process 
aromatic amino acid family biosynthetic process +   
aromatic primary alcohol biosynthetic process 
asperfuranone biosynthetic process +  
aurone biosynthetic process 
benzene biosynthetic process 
beta-caryophyllene biosynthetic process 
beta-lactam antibiotic biosynthetic process +  
bile acid metabolic process +   
biotin biosynthetic process 
brexanolone metabolic process +  
C21-steroid hormone metabolic process +   
cadinene biosynthetic process 
cellular lipid biosynthetic process +   
chanoclavine-I aldehyde biosynthetic process +  
chanoclavine-I biosynthetic process +  
clavulanic acid biosynthetic process 
coenzyme gamma-F420-2 biosynthetic process 
cyclopentanol biosynthetic process 
daunorubicin biosynthetic process 
demethylkotanin biosynthetic process +  
dethiobiotin biosynthetic process 
dipyrrin biosynthetic process 
ecdysteroid metabolic process +  
ectoine biosynthetic process 
emericellamide biosynthetic process +  
ergosteryl 3-beta-D-glucoside metabolic process +  
estrogen metabolic process +   
fatty acid biosynthetic process +   
fatty acid methyl ester biosynthetic process 
fatty acid primary amide biosynthetic process  
fatty alcohol biosynthetic process +  
flavin-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
fumagillin biosynthetic process +  
fumiquinazoline biosynthetic process +  
gliotoxin biosynthetic process +  
glucocorticoid metabolic process +   
glycerolipid biosynthetic process +   
granaticin biosynthetic process 
helvolic acid metabolic process +  
histamine biosynthetic process  
indole-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
isoprenoid biosynthetic process +   
isoquinoline alkaloid biosynthetic process +  
kojic acid biosynthetic process +  
kynurenic acid biosynthetic process  
L-pipecolic acid biosynthetic process 
lactone biosynthetic process +  
leukotriene A4 biosynthetic process 
limonene biosynthetic process 
lincomycin biosynthetic process 
lipoate biosynthetic process  
lipopolysaccharide biosynthetic process +  
mandelate biosynthetic process 
membrane lipid biosynthetic process +   
methanofuran biosynthetic process +  
methanophenazine biosynthetic process +  
mineralocorticoid metabolic process +   
mitomycin C biosynthetic process 
Mo-molybdopterin cofactor biosynthetic process +   
molybdopterin cofactor biosynthetic process  
monensin A biosynthetic process 
naphthalene biosynthetic process 
naphtho-gamma-pyrone biosynthetic process +  
negative regulation of lipid biosynthetic process +   
negative regulation of steroid metabolic process +   
neutral lipid biosynthetic process +   
nicotianamine biosynthetic process 
nitrobenzene biosynthetic process 
nucleobase biosynthetic process +   
nucleobase-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
ochratoxin A biosynthetic process 
ommochrome biosynthetic process 
organic heteropentacyclic compound biosynthetic process +  
orlandin biosynthetic process 
p-cumate biosynthetic process 
pentacyclic triterpenoid biosynthetic process +  
phenazine biosynthetic process +  
phenol-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
phenolic phthiocerol biosynthetic process 
phenylpropanoid biosynthetic process +  
phospholipid biosynthetic process +   
phthiocerol biosynthetic process 
phytosteroid metabolic process +   
positive regulation of lipid biosynthetic process +   
positive regulation of steroid metabolic process +   
proline biosynthetic process +   
pseurotin A biosynthetic process +  
pteridine-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
purine-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
pyocyanine biosynthetic process +  
pyridine-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
pyrimidine-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
pyrroloquinoline quinone biosynthetic process 
pyrrolysine biosynthetic process 
quinate biosynthetic process 
regulation of lipid biosynthetic process +   
regulation of steroid metabolic process +   
steroid acetylation +  
steroid biosynthetic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of steroids, compounds with a 1,2,cyclopentanoperhydrophenanthrene nucleus; includes de novo formation and steroid interconversion by modification.
steroid catabolic process +   
steroid deacetylation +  
steroid esterification +   
sterol metabolic process +   
stilbene biosynthetic process 
sulfolipid biosynthetic process 
tensidol A biosynthetic process +  
tensidol B biosynthetic process +  
terrequinone A biosynthetic process +  
tetracyclic triterpenoid biosynthetic process +  
tetrapyrrole biosynthetic process +   
thiazole biosynthetic process 
toluene biosynthetic process +  
tricyclic triterpenoid biosynthetic process 
tropane alkaloid biosynthetic process +  
verruculogen biosynthetic process 
vibriobactin biosynthetic process 
vitamin D metabolic process +   
vitamin E biosynthetic process +   
W-molybdopterin cofactor biosynthetic process 
xanthone-containing compound biosynthetic process +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: steroid anabolism ;   steroid biosynthesis ;   steroid formation ;   steroid synthesis ;   steroidogenesis
Xrefs: MIPS_funcat:01.06.01.07.11 ;   Wikipedia:Steroid_metabolisms#Steroid_biosynthesis
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators

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