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GO:0010189 vitamin E biosynthetic process

Term Information

ID GO:0010189
Name vitamin E biosynthetic process
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of vitamin E, tocopherol, which includes a series of eight structurally similar compounds. Alpha-tocopherol is the most active form in humans and is a powerful biological antioxidant.
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Synonyms

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Type Synonym
narrow alpha-tocopherol biosynthesis
narrow alpha-tocopherol biosynthetic process
exact tocopherol biosynthesis
exact tocopherol biosynthetic process
exact vitamin E formation
exact vitamin E biosynthesis
exact vitamin E anabolism
exact vitamin E synthesis

Cross-Ontology Relations

Relation Other Ontology ID Term
has_output CHEBI CHEBI:33234 vitamin E

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Database ID
MetaCyc PWY-1422

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Co-occurring Terms

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Change Log

All changes

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2014-06-12 Added RELATION is a GO:1901617 (organic hydroxy compound biosynthetic process)
2012-09-19 Added RELATION is a GO:1901362 (organic cyclic compound biosynthetic process)
2012-09-19 Added RELATION is a GO:0018130 (heterocycle biosynthetic process)
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of vitamin E, tocopherol, which includes a series of eight structurally similar compounds. Alpha-tocopherol is the most active form in humans and is a powerful biological antioxidant.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of vitamin E, tocopherol, which includes a series of eight structurally similar compounds. Alpha-tocopherol is the most active form in humans and is a powerful biological antioxidant.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0042362 (fat-soluble vitamin biosynthetic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0042360 (vitamin E metabolic process)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM tocopherol biosynthetic process
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM vitamin E anabolism
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM vitamin E biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM vitamin E formation
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM vitamin E synthesis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol biosynthetic process
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM tocopherol biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol biosynthetic process
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM tocopherol biosynthetic process
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM vitamin E biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM tocopherol biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM vitamin E anabolism
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM vitamin E formation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM vitamin E synthesis
2007-07-19 Added XREF MetaCyc:PWY-1422
2007-01-15 Updated TERM vitamin E biosynthetic process
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol biosynthetic process
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM tocopherol biosynthetic process
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM vitamin E biosynthesis
2006-05-04 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of vitamin E, tocopherol, which includes a series of eight structurally similar compounds. Alpha-tocopherol is the most active form in humans and is a powerful biological antioxidant.
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM vitamin E anabolism
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM vitamin E formation
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM vitamin E synthesis
2004-10-08 Added SYNONYM tocopherol biosynthesis
2004-10-08 Updated DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of vitamin E, tocopherol, which includes a series of eight structurally similar compounds. Alpha-tocopherol is the most active form in humans and is a powerful biological antioxidant.
2004-04-19 Added SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol biosynthesis
2004-04-16 Deleted SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol biosynthesis
2003-11-15 Added TERM vitamin E biosynthesis
2003-11-15 Added SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol biosynthesis
2003-11-15 Added DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of any of the forms of vitamin E(alpha-tocopherol), a fet-soluble vitamin considered to act primarily as an antioxidant.

Term

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2007-01-15 Updated TERM vitamin E biosynthetic process
2003-11-15 Added TERM vitamin E biosynthesis

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of vitamin E, tocopherol, which includes a series of eight structurally similar compounds. Alpha-tocopherol is the most active form in humans and is a powerful biological antioxidant.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of vitamin E, tocopherol, which includes a series of eight structurally similar compounds. Alpha-tocopherol is the most active form in humans and is a powerful biological antioxidant.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM tocopherol biosynthetic process
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM vitamin E anabolism
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM vitamin E biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM vitamin E formation
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM vitamin E synthesis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol biosynthetic process
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM tocopherol biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol biosynthetic process
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM tocopherol biosynthetic process
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM vitamin E biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM tocopherol biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM vitamin E anabolism
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM vitamin E formation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM vitamin E synthesis
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol biosynthetic process
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM tocopherol biosynthetic process
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM vitamin E biosynthesis
2006-05-04 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of vitamin E, tocopherol, which includes a series of eight structurally similar compounds. Alpha-tocopherol is the most active form in humans and is a powerful biological antioxidant.
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM vitamin E anabolism
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM vitamin E formation
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM vitamin E synthesis
2004-10-08 Added SYNONYM tocopherol biosynthesis
2004-10-08 Updated DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of vitamin E, tocopherol, which includes a series of eight structurally similar compounds. Alpha-tocopherol is the most active form in humans and is a powerful biological antioxidant.
2004-04-19 Added SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol biosynthesis
2004-04-16 Deleted SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol biosynthesis
2003-11-15 Added SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol biosynthesis
2003-11-15 Added DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of any of the forms of vitamin E(alpha-tocopherol), a fet-soluble vitamin considered to act primarily as an antioxidant.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2014-06-12 Added RELATION is a GO:1901617 (organic hydroxy compound biosynthetic process)
2012-09-19 Added RELATION is a GO:1901362 (organic cyclic compound biosynthetic process)
2012-09-19 Added RELATION is a GO:0018130 (heterocycle biosynthetic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0042362 (fat-soluble vitamin biosynthetic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0042360 (vitamin E metabolic process)

Cross-references

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2007-07-19 Added XREF MetaCyc:PWY-1422
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