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inositol phosphorylation (GO:0052746)
Annotations: Rat: (2) Mouse: (2) Human: (2) Chinchilla: (1) Bonobo: (1) Dog: (2) Squirrel: (1) Pig: (2)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
inositol biosynthetic process +   
inositol catabolic process  
inositol phosphorylation  
The process of introducing one or more phosphate groups into inositol. Inositol is the cyclic alcohol 1,2,3,4,5,6-cyclohexanehexol, which is widely distributed in nature and acts as a growth factor in animals and microorganisms.

Narrow Synonyms: myo-inositol phosphorylation
Related Synonyms: inositol and derivative phosphorylation ;   myo-inositol and derivative phosphorylation
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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