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hyaluronan biosynthetic process (GO:0030213)
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achromobactin biosynthetic process 
alginic acid biosynthetic process 
amino acid catabolic process to carboxylic acid via Ehrlich pathway +  
bacillithiol biosynthetic process 
carnosine biosynthetic process  
cellular amino acid biosynthetic process +   
cellular modified histidine biosynthetic process +  
cephalosporin C biosynthetic process 
chondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process  
dermatan sulfate biosynthetic process  
dicarboxylic acid biosynthetic process +   
folic acid-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
fumagillin biosynthetic process +  
fumonisin biosynthetic process +  
galactosaminoglycan biosynthetic process 
gerfelin biosynthetic process +  
gibberellin biosynthetic process +  
glucuronoside biosynthetic process 
heparin biosynthetic process  
hyaluronan biosynthetic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of hyaluronan, the naturally occurring anionic form of hyaluronic acid, any member of a group of glycosaminoglycans, the repeat units of which consist of beta-1,4 linked D-glucuronyl-beta-(1,3)-N-acetyl-D-glucosamine.
hyaluronan catabolic process  
icosanoid biosynthetic process +   
keratan sulfate biosynthetic process  
keto-3-deoxy-D-manno-octulosonic acid biosynthetic process 
L-ascorbic acid biosynthetic process +   
mannosylglycerate biosynthetic process 
monocarboxylic acid biosynthetic process +   
N-acetylneuraminate biosynthetic process  
ochratoxin A biosynthetic process 
peptidoglycan biosynthetic process +  
pyrrolysine biosynthetic process 
tatiopterin biosynthetic process +  
tricarboxylic acid biosynthetic process +  
UDP-glucuronate biosynthetic process  
uroporphyrinogen III biosynthetic process +   

Exact Synonyms: hyaluronan anabolism ;   hyaluronan biosynthesis ;   hyaluronan formation ;   hyaluronan synthesis
Definition Sources: GOC:mah, ISBN:0198506732

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