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Term:
myo-inositol hexakisphosphate biosynthetic process (GO:0010264)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
inositol trisphosphate biosynthetic process +   
myo-inositol hexakisphosphate biosynthetic process +  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of phytic acid, myo-inositol hexakisphosphate, a regulator of intracellular signaling, a highly abundant animal anti-nutrient and a phosphate and mineral storage compound in plant seeds.
myo-inositol hexakisphosphate dephosphorylation 
negative regulation of inositol phosphate biosynthetic process +   
positive regulation of inositol phosphate biosynthetic process +   
regulation of inositol phosphate biosynthetic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: myo-inositol hexakisphosphate anabolism ;   myo-inositol hexakisphosphate biosynthesis ;   myo-inositol hexakisphosphate formation ;   myo-inositol hexakisphosphate synthesis ;   phytate biosynthesis ;   phytate biosynthetic process
Definition Sources: PMID:16107538

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