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Term:
extracellular polysaccharide biosynthetic process (GO:0045226)
Annotations: Rat: (3) Mouse: (3) Human: (3) Chinchilla: (3) Bonobo: (3) Dog: (3) Squirrel: (3) Pig: (3)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
4,6-pyruvylated galactose residue biosynthetic process +  
6-alpha-maltosylglucose biosynthetic process 
alginic acid biosynthetic process 
cell wall polysaccharide biosynthetic process +  
chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process, polysaccharide chain biosynthetic process  
colanic acid biosynthetic process 
dermatan sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process, polysaccharide chain biosynthetic process  
enterobacterial common antigen biosynthetic process 
extracellular polysaccharide biosynthetic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of polysaccharides used in extracellular structures.
extracellular polysaccharide catabolic process +  
fructan biosynthetic process +  
glucan biosynthetic process +   
heparan sulfate proteoglycan biosynthetic process, polysaccharide chain biosynthetic process  
K antigen biosynthetic process 
Lewis a epitope biosynthetic process 
lipopolysaccharide biosynthetic process +  
O antigen biosynthetic process 
poly-N-acetyllactosamine biosynthetic process  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: extracellular polysaccharide anabolism ;   extracellular polysaccharide biosynthesis ;   extracellular polysaccharide formation ;   extracellular polysaccharide synthesis
Definition Sources: GOC:ai, GOC:go_curators

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