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biosynthesis definition: Used for the anabolic formation of chemical substances in organisms, in living cells, or by subcellular fractions.
Osteogenesis definition: The process of bone formation. Histogenesis of bone including ossification.
osteogenesis definition: production of bone; histogenesis of bone including ossification; do not confuse with the growth and development of bone, BONE DEVELOPMENT.
Ossification definition: The formation of bone or of a bony substance; the conversion of fibrous tissue or of cartilage into bone or a bony substance.
Ossification definition: The formation of bone or of a bony substance; the conversion of fibrous tissue or of cartilage into bone or a bony substance.
ossification definition: The formation of bone or of a bony substance, or the conversion of fibrous tissue or of cartilage into bone or a bony substance. [GOC:mtg_mpo, http://cancerweb.ncl.ac.uk/]
biosynthesis definition: general term for synthesis of chemical compounds by living organisms.
biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of substances; typically the energy-requiring part of metabolism in which simpler substances are transformed into more complex ones. [GOC:curators, ISBN:0198547684]
Biosynthesis definition: Formation of a chemical compound by enzymes, either in the organism (in vivo) or by fragments or extracts of cells (in vitro).
amino acid biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of amino acids, organic acids containing one or more amino substituents. [ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
aminoacid biosynthesis definition: anabolic formation of aminoacids in organisms or living cells and cell extracts.
Amino Acid Biosynthesis definition: Amino Acid Biosynthesis consists of cellular enzymatic reactions that produce amino acids, organic compounds containing an amino and a carboxyl group and often used in protein synthesis by the formation of peptide bonds during ribosomal translation of mRNA. Several important amino acids, such as the neurotransmitter g-aminobutyric acid, have other functions than protein synthesis.
protein biosynthesis definition: anabolic formation of proteins in organisms or living cells; for more specific steps in the process of forming proteins, see related terms.
Protein Biosynthesis definition: The biosynthesis of PEPTIDES and PROTEINS on RIBOSOMES, directed by MESSENGER RNA, via TRANSFER RNA that is charged with standard proteinogenic AMINO ACIDS.
Protein Synthesis definition: Protein Synthesis is a chemical process by which polypeptide chains are synthesized.
acetylcholine biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of acetylcholine, the acetic acid ester of the organic base choline. [GOC:jl, ISBN:0192800752]
epinephrine biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of epinephrine, a hormone produced by the medulla of the adrenal glands that increases heart activity, improves the power and prolongs the action of muscles, and increases the rate and depth of breathing. It is synthesized by the methylation of norepinephrine. [GOC:jl, ISBN:0192801023, ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
antibiotic biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of an antibiotic, a substance produced by or derived from certain fungi, bacteria, and other organisms, that can destroy or inhibit the growth of other microorganisms. [GOC:go_curators]
bacteriocin biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of a bacteriocin, any of a heterogeneous group of polypeptide antibiotics that are secreted by certain bacterial strains and are able to kill cells of other susceptible (frequently related) strains after adsorption at specific receptors on the cell surface. They include the colicins, and their mechanisms of action vary. [GOC:mah, ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
aflatoxin biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of aflatoxin, a fungal metabolite found as a contaminant in moldy grains that induces liver cancer. Aflatoxin induces a G to T transversion at codon 249 of p53, leading to its inactivation. Aflatoxin is converted to a chemical carcinogen by P450. [ISBN:0716731363, ISBN:0815316194]
1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate, a natural product found in plant tissues. It is a key intermediate in the biosynthesis of ethylene (ethene), a fruit-ripening hormone in plants. [GOC:go_curators]
autophagic vacuole formation definition: The formation of a double membrane-bounded structure, the autophagosome, that occurs when a specialized membrane sac, called the isolation membrane, starts to enclose a portion of the cytoplasm. [PMID:9412464]
1,3-dichloro-2-propanol biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 1,3-dichloro-2-propanol (DCP), a halohydrin suspected of being carcinogenic, mutagenic and genotoxic. [GOC:ai]
alcohol biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of alcohols, any of a class of compounds containing one or more hydroxyl groups attached to a saturated carbon atom. [ChEBI:30879, GOC:ai]
allose biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of allose, allo-hexose, an aldohexose similar to glucose, differing only in the configuration of the hydroxyl group of C-3. [ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
arabinose biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of arabinose, arabino-pentose. [GOC:ai]
5-phosphoribose 1-diphosphate biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 5-phosphoribose 1-diphosphate, also known as 5-phosphoribosyl-1-pyrophosphate. [GOC:ai]
alditol biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of alditols, any polyhydric alcohol derived from the acyclic form of a monosaccharide by reduction of its aldehyde or keto group to an alcoholic group. [ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
acetaldehyde biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of acetaldehyde, a colorless, flammable liquid intermediate in the metabolism of alcohol. [GOC:ai]
aldehyde biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of aldehydes, any organic compound with the formula R-CH=O. [GOC:ai]
4-hydroxyproline biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 4-hydroxyproline, C5H9NO3, a derivative of the amino acid proline. [GOC:ai]
allantoin biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of allantoin, (2,5-dioxo-4-imidazolidinyl)urea. [GOC:go_curators]
amine biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of any organic compound that is weakly basic in character and contains an amino or a substituted amino group. Amines are called primary, secondary, or tertiary according to whether one, two, or three carbon atoms are attached to the nitrogen atom. [GOC:jl, ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
asparagine biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of asparagine, 2-amino-3-carbamoylpropanoic acid. [GOC:go_curators]
aspartate biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of aspartate, the anion derived from aspartic acid, 2-aminobutanedioic acid. [GOC:go_curators, ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
aerobactin biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of aerobactin (C22H36N4O13), a hydroxamate iron transport compound. It is a conjugate of 6-(N-acetyl-N-hydroxylamine)-2-aminohexanoic acid and citric acid. [GOC:ai]
arginine biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of arginine, 2-amino-5-(carbamimidamido)pentanoic acid. [ChEBI:29016, ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
alanine biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of alanine, 2-aminopropanoic acid. [GOC:go_curators]
betaine biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of any betaine, the N-trimethyl derivative of an amino acid. [GOC:mah, ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
amino sugar biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of any amino sugar, sugars containing an amino group in place of a hydroxyl group. [http://cancerweb.ncl.ac.uk/]
aminoglycan biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of aminoglycans, any polymer containing amino groups that consists of more than about 10 monosaccharide residues joined to each other by glycosidic linkages. [GOC:ai, ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
anthocyanin biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of anthocyanins, any member of a group of intensely colored soluble glycosides of anthocyanidins. [GOC:ai]
10-formyltetrahydrofolate biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 10-formyltetrahydrofolate, the formylated derivative of tetrahydrofolate. [GOC:ai]
dihydrofolate biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of dihydrofolate, the dihydroxylated derivative of folate. [GOC:ai]
adenine biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of adenine, 6-aminopurine, one of the five main bases found in nucleic acids and a component of numerous important derivatives of its corresponding ribonucleoside, adenosine. [GOC:go_curators]
5-methylcytosine biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 5-methylcytosine, a methylated base of DNA. [GOC:go_curators]
alkaloid biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of alkaloids, nitrogen-containing natural products which are not otherwise classified as nonprotein amino acids, amines, peptides, amines, cyanogenic glycosides, glucosinolates, cofactors, phytohormones, or primary metabolite (such as purine or pyrimidine bases). [EC:1.1.1.51, GOC:lr, ISBN:0122146743]
alkanesulfonate biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of alkanesulfonates, the anion of alkanesulfonic acids, sulfonic acid derivatives containing an aliphatic hydrocarbon moiety. [GOC:ai]
alginic acid biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of alginic acid, a hydrophilic polysaccharide occurring in, for example, the cell walls of brown algae (brown seaweeds). [ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
ATP biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of ATP, adenosine 5'-triphosphate, a universally important coenzyme and enzyme regulator. [GOC:go_curators, ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
bacteriochlorophyll biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of a bacteriochlorophyll, any of the chlorophylls of photosynthetic bacteria. They differ structurally from the chlorophylls of higher plants. [GOC:mah, ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
androgen biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of androgens, C19 steroid hormones that can stimulate the development of male sexual characteristics. [ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
auxin biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of auxins, plant hormones that regulate aspects of plant growth. [GOC:lm, GOC:lr, ISBN:0122146743]
(+)-camphor biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of (+)-camphor, a bicyclic monoterpene ketone. [GOC:ai]
acetoin biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of acetoin, 3-hydroxy-2-butanone. [GOC:mlg]
acylglycerol biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of acylglycerol, any mono-, di- or triester of glycerol with (one or more) fatty acids. [GOC:ai]
brassinosteroid biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of brassinosteroids, any of a group of steroid derivatives that occur at very low concentrations in plant tissues and may have hormone-like effects. [ISBN:0192801023]
FasL biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of FasL (CD95), an antigen originally found to be expressed on the cell surface of activated human T-lymphocytes and B-lymphocytes and a variety of malignant human lymphoid cell lines. [http://www.copewithcytokines.de/]
adenosine biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of adenosine, adenine riboside, a ribonucleoside found widely distributed in cells of every type as the free nucleoside and in combination in nucleic acids and various nucleoside coenzymes. [GOC:go_curators]
7-methylguanosine biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 7-methylguanosine, a modified nucleoside that forms a cap at the 5'-terminus of eukaryotic mRNA. [ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
ADP biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of ADP, adenosine 5'-diphosphate. [GOC:ai]
AMP biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of AMP, adenosine monophosphate. [GOC:go_curators, ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
acetate biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of acetate, the anion of acetic acid. [GOC:go_curators]
butyrate biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of butyrate, the anion of butyric acid. [ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
2-oxobutyrate biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 2-oxobutyrate, the anion of the organic acid 2-oxobutyric acid, which contains a ketone group on carbon 2. [ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
vitamin D biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of vitamin D, a fat soluble vitamin that contributes to the maintenance of normal levels of calcium and phosphorus in the human bloodstream. Vitamin D is also known as calciferol and five different forms are known, including ergocalciferol and cholecalciferol. [GOC:jl, ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
biotin biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of biotin, cis-tetrahydro-2-oxothieno(3,4-d)imidazoline-4-valeric acid. [ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
L-ascorbic acid biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of L-ascorbic acid; L-ascorbic acid ionizes to give L-ascorbate, (2R)-2-[(1S)-1,2-dihydroxyethyl]-4-hydroxy-5-oxo-2,5-dihydrofuran-3-olate, which is required as a cofactor in the oxidation of prolyl residues to hydroxyprolyl, and other reactions. [ChEBI:38290, GOC:ma, ISBN:0198547684]
ascospore formation definition: The process by which a diploid cell undergoes meiosis, and the meiotic products acquire the specialized features of ascospores. Ascospores are generally found in clusters of four or eight spores within a single mother cell, the ascus, and are characteristic of the ascomycete fungi (phylum Ascomycota). [GOC:mah, PMID:16339736]
2,4,6-trinitrotoluene synthesis definition: OBSOLETE. The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene, 1-methyl-2,4,6-trinitrobenzene. [GOC:ai]
2,4-dichlorobenzoate synthesis definition: OBSOLETE. The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 2,4-dichlorobenzoate, a chlorinated aromatic compound which is a key intermediate in the aerobic degradation of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs). [GOC:ai]
2-aminobenzenesulfonate synthesis definition: OBSOLETE. The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 2-aminobenzenesulfonate, an aromatic sulfonate used in organic synthesis and in the manufacture of various dyes and medicines. [GOC:ai]
2-nitropropane synthesis definition: OBSOLETE. The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 2-nitropropane, a clear, colorless liquid with a mild, fruity odor. [GOC:ai]
3-hydroxyphenylacetate synthesis definition: OBSOLETE. The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 3-hydroxyphenylacetate, 1,3-benzenediol monoacetate, also known as resorcinol monoacetate. [http://chemfinder.cambridgesoft.com/]
4-nitrophenol synthesis definition: OBSOLETE. The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 4-nitrophenol, a nitroaromatic compound which is used in the production of dyes, leather treatment agents, fungicides and as an intermediate in the production of the insecticide parathion. [GOC:ai]
4-nitrotoluene synthesis definition: OBSOLETE. The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 4-nitrotoluene, 1-methyl-4-nitrobenzene. [GOC:ai]
4-toluenecarboxylate synthesis definition: OBSOLETE. The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 4-toluenecarboxylate, 4-methylbenzenecarboxylate, the anion of carboxylic acid attached to a methylbenzene molecule. [GOC:ai]
6-hydroxycineole synthesis definition: OBSOLETE. The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 6-hydroxycineole (6-hydroxy-1,8-epoxy-p-menthane), a hydrocarbon with the formula C10H18O2. [GOC:ai]
toluene-4-sulfonate synthesis definition: OBSOLETE. The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of toluene-4-sulfonate, 4-methylbenzenesulfonate, the anion of sulfonic acid attached to a methylbenzene molecule. [GOC:ai]
eugenol biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of eugenol, a colorless, aromatic, liquid hydrocarbon (C10H12O2) found in clove oil. [GOC:jl, http://cancerweb.ncl.ac.uk/]
achromobactin biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of achromobactin, a citrate siderophore. [GOC:jl, PMID:10928541]
4-amino-3-isothiazolidinone biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of 4-amino-3-isothiazolinone, five-membered saturated heterocyclic ring structures containing a sulfur and a nitrogen in the 1-position and 2-positions respectively. [GOC:jic]
amylopectin biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of amylopectin, the (1,4) linked alpha glucose units with alpha-(1,6) linkages. [ISBN:0943088399]
acyl-carrier-protein biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of acyl-carrier protein. [GOC:go_curators]
biotin carboxyl carrier protein biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of the biotin carboxyl carrier protein, a subunit of acetyl-coenzyme A carboxylase. [GOC:go_curators, PMID:8102363]
fractalkine biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of fractalkine, a chemokine involved in the control of the key regulatory mechanisms of cell trafficking at sites of inflammation. It exists as a secreted protein and in a membrane-bound form, and exhibits a novel C-X-X-X-C cysteine signature motif. The counterpart of human fractalkine is murine neurotactin; fractalkine is also referred to as CX3C membrane-anchored chemokine or ABCD-3 and has been renamed CX3CL1. [http://www.copewithcytokines.de]
amyloid precursor protein biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of amyloid precursor protein (APP), the precursor of beta-amyloid, a glycoprotein associated with Alzheimer's disease. [GOC:go_curators]
peptide biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of peptides, compounds of 2 or more (but usually less than 100) amino acids where the alpha carboxyl group of one is bound to the alpha amino group of another. This may include the translation of a precursor protein and its subsequent processing into a functional peptide. [GOC:dph, GOC:jl, http://cancerweb.ncl.ac.uk]
Peptide Biosynthesis definition: The production of PEPTIDES or PROTEINS by the constituents of a living organism. The biosynthesis of proteins on RIBOSOMES following an RNA template is termed translation (TRANSLATION, GENETIC). There are other, non-ribosomal peptide biosynthesis (PEPTIDE BIOSYNTHESIS, NUCLEIC ACID-INDEPENDENT) mechanisms carried out by PEPTIDE SYNTHASES and PEPTIDYLTRANSFERASES. Further modifications of peptide chains yield functional peptide and protein molecules.
biopolymer biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of biopolymers, long, repeating chains of monomers found in nature e.g. polysaccharides and proteins. [GOC:jl, Wikipedia:Biopolymer]
apocarotenoid biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of apocarotenoids by the oxidative cleavage of carotenoids. Many apocarotenoids are biologically important e.g. retinal and abscisic acid. [GOC:jl, http://www.msu.edu/~schwart1/apocarotenoids.htm]
gamma-aminobutyric acid biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA, 4-aminobutyrate), an amino acid which acts as a neurotransmitter in some organisms. [GOC:ai]
alkene biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of an alkene, any cyclic branched or unbranched hydrocarbon having one carbon-carbon double bond and the general formula CnH2n. [ChEBI:32878, GOC:jl, Wikipedia:Alkene]
alkane biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of an alkane, any acyclic branched or unbranched hydrocarbon having the general formula CnH2n+2. [ChEBI:18310, GOC:jl, Wikipedia:Alkane]
alkyne biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of an alkyne, any cyclic branched or unbranched hydrocarbon having a carbon-carbon triple bond and the general formula CnH2n-2. [ChEBI:22339, GOC:jl, Wikipedia:Alkyne]
acetone biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of acetone, propan-2-one. [GOC:jl]
aurone biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of aurones, a series of yellow plant pigments. [GOC:ai]
immunoglobulin biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of immunoglobulin. [GOC:add, ISBN:0781735149 "Fundamental Immunology"]
adenohypophysis formation definition: The process that gives rise to adenohypophysis. This process pertains to the initial formation of a structure from unspecified parts. The adenohypophysis is the anterior part of the pituitary. It secretes a variety of hormones and its function is regulated by the hypothalamus. [GOC:cvs, GOC:dgh, GOC:dph, GOC:jic]
ansamycin biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways leading to the formation of ansamycins, any of a group of complex macrolactam compounds characterized by a cyclic structure in which an aliphatic ansa chain forms a bridge between two non-adjacent positions of a cyclic p-system; many exhibit antibacterial, antifungal or antitumor activity. [GOC:mah, http://ww2.icho.edu.pl/cednets/rydzyna/meyer.htm]
apiose biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of apiose, the branched tetrose 3-C-(hydroxymethyl)-D-glycero-tetrose. [ChEBI:16689, GOC:mah]
ajugose biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of ajugose, the hexasaccharide beta-D-fructofuranosyl alpha-D-galactopyranosyl-(1->6)-alpha-D-galactopyranosyl-(1->6)-alpha-D-galactopyranosyl-(1->6)-alpha-D-galactopyranosyl-(1->6)-alpha-D-glucopyranoside. [GOC:mah, MetaCyc:CPD-8066]
butanediol biosynthetic process definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of butanediol; the biologically relevant isomer is 2,3-butanediol, CH3CH(OH)CH(OH)CH3. [GOC:mah, ISBN:0911910123, MetaCyc:125-PWY, MetaCyc:BUTANEDIOL]
 
 
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biosynthèse definition: Synthèse de matériau par un organisme vivant.