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Term:
cytokine biosynthetic process (GO:0042089)
Annotations: Rat: (112) Mouse: (119) Human: (112) Chinchilla: (106) Bonobo: (108) Dog: (109) Squirrel: (104)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
aminoglycan biosynthetic process +   
amyloid precursor protein biosynthetic process +   
amylopectin biosynthetic process  
biotin carboxyl carrier protein biosynthetic process 
cellular macromolecule biosynthetic process +   
chemokine metabolic process +   
chemokine production +   
connective tissue growth factor production +   
cutin biosynthetic process +  
cytochrome biosynthetic process +  
cytokine biosynthetic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of cytokines, any of a group of proteins that function to control the survival, growth and differentiation of tissues and cells, and which have autocrine and paracrine activity.
cytokine production involved in immune response +   
cytokine production involved in inflammatory response +   
cytokine secretion +   
fibroblast growth factor production +   
granulocyte colony-stimulating factor production +   
granulocyte macrophage colony-stimulating factor production +   
hepatocyte growth factor production +   
holo-[acyl-carrier-protein] biosynthetic process 
immunoglobulin biosynthetic process +   
integrin biosynthetic process +   
interferon-gamma production +   
interleukin-1 production +   
interleukin-10 production +   
interleukin-11 production +  
interleukin-12 production +   
interleukin-13 production +   
interleukin-14 production +  
interleukin-15 production +   
interleukin-16 production +  
interleukin-17 production +   
interleukin-18 production +   
interleukin-19 production +  
interleukin-2 production +   
interleukin-20 production +  
interleukin-21 production +   
interleukin-22 production +  
interleukin-23 production +   
interleukin-24 production +  
interleukin-25 production +  
interleukin-26 production +  
interleukin-27 production +  
interleukin-3 production +   
interleukin-30 production +  
interleukin-31 production +  
interleukin-32 production +  
interleukin-33 production +  
interleukin-35 production +  
interleukin-4 production +   
interleukin-5 production +   
interleukin-6 production +   
interleukin-7 production +  
interleukin-8 production +   
interleukin-9 production +   
macrophage colony-stimulating factor production +   
macrophage migration inhibitory factor production 
maintenance of translational fidelity  
MHC class I biosynthetic process +   
MHC class II biosynthetic process +   
negative regulation of cytokine production +   
negative regulation of macromolecule biosynthetic process +   
neuromelanin biosynthetic process 
nitric-oxide synthase biosynthetic process +   
Oncostatin M production 
platelet activating factor production +  
platelet-derived growth factor production +   
polysaccharide biosynthetic process +   
positive regulation of cytokine production +   
positive regulation of macromolecule biosynthetic process +   
prosthetic group biosynthetic process +  
receptor biosynthetic process +   
regulation of cytokine production +   
regulation of fibroblast growth factor production +   
regulation of macromolecule biosynthetic process +   
rhodopsin biosynthetic process 
RNA biosynthetic process +   
S100 alpha biosynthetic process 
S100 beta biosynthetic process 
thymidylate synthase biosynthetic process +   
transforming growth factor beta production +   
tumor necrosis factor superfamily cytokine production +   
type I interferon production +   
type III interferon production +   
vascular endothelial growth factor production +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: cytokine anabolism ;   cytokine biosynthesis ;   cytokine formation ;   cytokine synthesis
Narrow Synonyms: induction of cytokines
Alternate IDs: GO:0042032
Definition Sources: GOC:bf, ISBN:0198506732, ISBN:0198599471

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