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Term:
macromolecule biosynthetic process (GO:0009059)
Annotations: Rat: (4397) Mouse: (4070) Human: (5053) Chinchilla: (4379) Bonobo: (4658) Dog: (4602) Squirrel: (4469)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
acetate ester biosynthetic process +   
aldehyde biosynthetic process +   
alkane biosynthetic process +  
alkyne biosynthetic process 
aminoglycan metabolic process +   
amylopectin metabolic process +   
arugosin biosynthetic process +  
ATP generation from poly-ADP-D-ribose  
austinol biosynthetic process +  
betaine aldehyde biosynthetic process 
candicidin biosynthetic process 
cannabinoid biosynthetic process 
carbohydrate biosynthetic process +   
carbohydrate derivative biosynthetic process +   
cellular macromolecule metabolic process +   
cyanide biosynthetic process 
cyanophycin metabolic process 
dehydroaustinol biosynthetic process +  
ether biosynthetic process +   
fatty acid derivative biosynthetic process +   
flavonoid biosynthetic process +  
gene expression +   
ketone biosynthetic process +   
lipid biosynthetic process +   
macromolecule biosynthetic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of a macromolecule, any molecule of high relative molecular mass, the structure of which essentially comprises the multiple repetition of units derived, actually or conceptually, from molecules of low relative molecular mass.
macromolecule catabolic process +   
macromolecule modification +   
metabolism of macromolecule in other organism involved in symbiotic interaction +   
negative regulation of macromolecule metabolic process +   
nucleic acid metabolic process +   
olefin biosynthetic process +  
organic acid biosynthetic process +   
organic cyclic compound biosynthetic process +   
organic hydroxy compound biosynthetic process +   
organomercury biosynthetic process +  
organonitrogen compound biosynthetic process +   
organophosphate biosynthetic process +   
phosphinothricin biosynthetic process 
poly(3-hydroxyalkanoate) biosynthetic process +  
poly(hydroxyalkanoate) biosynthetic process +  
polyketide biosynthetic process +  
polynucleotide dephosphorylation 
polyphosphate biosynthetic process 
polysaccharide metabolic process +   
positive regulation of macromolecule metabolic process +   
protein metabolic process +   
regulation of macromolecule metabolic process +   
S-adenosylmethionine biosynthetic process  
teichoic acid metabolic process +  
thioester biosynthetic process +   
Z-phenylacetaldoxime biosynthetic process 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: biopolymer biosynthetic process ;   macromolecule anabolism ;   macromolecule biosynthesis ;   macromolecule formation ;   macromolecule synthesis
Alternate IDs: GO:0043284
Definition Sources: CHEBI:33694, GOC:mah

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