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Term:
hypoxanthine biosynthetic process (GO:0046101)
Annotations: Rat: (4) Mouse: (3) Human: (3) Chinchilla: (3) Bonobo: (3) Dog: (3) Squirrel: (2) Pig: (3)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
adenine biosynthetic process +   
guanine biosynthetic process +   
hypoxanthine biosynthetic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of hypoxanthine, 6-hydroxy purine, an intermediate in the degradation of adenylate. Its ribonucleoside is known as inosine and its ribonucleotide as inosinate.
hypoxanthine catabolic process +   
purine nucleobase salvage +   
xanthine biosynthetic process  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: hypoxanthine anabolism ;   hypoxanthine biosynthesis ;   hypoxanthine formation ;   hypoxanthine synthesis
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators

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