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phytochelatin biosynthetic process (GO:0046938)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
(+)-kotanin biosynthetic process +  
(17Z)-protosta-17(20),24-dien-3beta-ol biosynthetic process 
antimicrobial peptide biosynthetic process +   
arugosin biosynthetic process +  
asperthecin biosynthetic process +  
bacitracin A biosynthetic process 
bradykinin biosynthetic process  
brevianamide F biosynthetic process +  
carnosine biosynthetic process  
cichorine biosynthetic process 
cordyol C biosynthetic process +  
cspyrone B1 biosynthetic process 
cyanogenic glycoside biosynthetic process +  
dehydroaustinol biosynthetic process +  
demethylkotanin biosynthetic process +  
depsipeptide biosynthetic process +  
diorcinol biosynthetic process +  
emericellamide biosynthetic process +  
emericellin biosynthetic process +  
emodin biosynthetic process +  
endocrocin biosynthetic process +  
ergot alkaloid biosynthetic process +  
fumigermin biosynthetic process 
fumitremorgin B biosynthetic process +  
fumonisin biosynthetic process +  
gerfelin biosynthetic process +  
gliotoxin biosynthetic process +  
glycosinolate biosynthetic process +  
gramicidin S biosynthetic process 
helvolic acid biosynthetic process +  
leukotriene D4 biosynthetic process  
melanin biosynthetic process +   
monodictyphenone biosynthetic process +  
N',N'',N'''-triacetylfusarinine C biosynthetic process +  
negative regulation of secondary metabolite biosynthetic process +   
nonribosomal peptide biosynthetic process +   
o-orsellinic acid biosynthetic process +  
ocellus pigment biosynthetic process +  
ochratoxin A biosynthetic process 
orcinol biosynthetic process +  
orlandin biosynthetic process 
penicillin biosynthetic process +  
peptide antibiotic biosynthetic process +  
phenylpropanoid biosynthetic process +  
pheromone biosynthetic process 
phytochelatin biosynthetic process 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of phytochelatins, any of a group of peptides that bind metals (Cd, Zn, Cu, Pb, Hg) in thiolate coordination complexes. The structure is of the type (gamma-glutamyl-cysteinyl)n-glycine, where n is 2 to 11.
phytochelatin-metal complex formation 
phytochelatin-metal-sulfur complex formation 
polyketide biosynthetic process +  
positive regulation of secondary metabolite biosynthetic process +   
regulation of secondary metabolite biosynthetic process +   
shamixanthone biosynthetic process 
siderophore biosynthetic process +   
tensidol A biosynthetic process +  
tensidol B biosynthetic process +  
terrequinone A biosynthetic process +  
toxin biosynthetic process +   
translation +   
violaceol I biosynthetic process +  
violaceol II biosynthetic process +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: phytochelatin anabolism ;   phytochelatin biosynthesis ;   phytochelatin formation ;   phytochelatin synthesis
Related Synonyms: cadystin biosynthetic process
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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