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Term:
polyol biosynthetic process (GO:0046173)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
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2-deoxystreptamine metabolic process +  
alditol metabolic process +   
amino acid catabolic process to alcohol via Ehrlich pathway +  
butirosin metabolic process +  
cellular alcohol biosynthetic process +   
cyclopentanol biosynthetic process 
diol metabolic process +   
fatty alcohol biosynthetic process +  
fonsecin biosynthetic process 
gentamycin metabolic process +   
inositol metabolic process +   
inositol phosphate metabolic process +   
kanamycin metabolic process +  
monensin A biosynthetic process 
negative regulation of alcohol biosynthetic process +   
neomycin metabolic process +  
octopamine biosynthetic process  
paromomycin metabolic process +  
phytosphingosine metabolic process +   
polyol biosynthetic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of a polyol, any alcohol containing three or more hydroxyl groups attached to saturated carbon atoms.
polyol catabolic process +   
polyprenol biosynthetic process +   
positive regulation of alcohol biosynthetic process +   
prenol biosynthetic process 
primary alcohol biosynthetic process +   
regulation of alcohol biosynthetic process +   
secondary alcohol biosynthetic process +   
streptomycin metabolic process +  
tertiary alcohol biosynthetic process +   
tobramycin metabolic process +  
triethanolamine metabolic process +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: polyhydric alcohol biosynthetic process ;   polyol anabolism ;   polyol biosynthesis ;   polyol formation ;   polyol synthesis
Definition Sources: GOC:curators

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