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sphingoid biosynthetic process (GO:0046520)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
3-keto-sphinganine metabolic process  
ceramide biosynthetic process +   
ceramide phosphoethanolamine biosynthetic process  
glycosphingolipid biosynthetic process +   
negative regulation of sphingolipid biosynthetic process +   
phytosphingosine metabolic process +   
positive regulation of sphingolipid biosynthetic process +   
regulation of sphingolipid biosynthetic process +   
sphinganine metabolic process +   
sphinganine-1-phosphate biosynthetic process  
sphingoid biosynthetic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of sphingoids, any of a class of compounds comprising sphinganine and its homologues and stereoisomers, and derivatives of these compounds.
sphingoid catabolic process +   
sphingolipid biosynthesis involved in endoplasmic reticulum membrane organization 
sphingomyelin biosynthetic process  
sphingosine metabolic process +   

Exact Synonyms: sphingoid anabolism ;   sphingoid biosynthesis ;   sphingoid formation ;   sphingoid synthesis
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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