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GO:0015948 methanogenesis

Term Information

ID GO:0015948
Name methanogenesis
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of methane, a colorless, odorless, flammable gas with the formula CH4. It is the simplest of the alkanes.
GONUTS GO:0015948 Wiki Page

Synonyms

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Type Synonym
exact methane biosynthesis
exact methane biosynthetic process

GO Slims

This term is present in the following GO Consortium-maintained GO slims:
GO slim nameCount of all terms
goslim_pir462

Cross-Ontology Relations

Relation Other Ontology ID Term
has_output CHEBI CHEBI:16183 methane

Cross-references

Database ID
InterPro IPR002844
InterPro IPR003178
InterPro IPR003179
InterPro IPR003183
InterPro IPR003813
InterPro IPR003901
InterPro IPR004889
InterPro IPR005865
InterPro IPR005866
InterPro IPR008690
InterPro IPR008924
InterPro IPR009024
InterPro IPR009047
InterPro IPR010426
InterPro IPR011307
InterPro IPR012048
InterPro IPR012653
InterPro IPR012740
InterPro IPR012741
InterPro IPR013347
InterPro IPR015811
InterPro IPR015823
InterPro IPR016212
InterPro IPR016457
InterPro IPR017550
InterPro IPR017678
InterPro IPR017680
UM-BBD_pathwayID meth
UniProtKB-KW Methanogenesis
Wikipedia Methanogenesis

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0015948:
Relationship To GO:0015948 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0019385 methanogenesis, from acetate
Is a GO:0019386 methanogenesis, from carbon dioxide
Is a GO:0019387 methanogenesis, from methanol
Is a GO:2001127 methane biosynthetic process from formic acid
Is a GO:2001128 methane biosynthetic process from methylamine
Is a GO:2001129 methane biosynthetic process from dimethylamine
Is a GO:2001130 methane biosynthetic process from trimethylamine
Is a GO:2001131 methane biosynthetic process from dimethyl sulfide
Is a GO:2001132 methane biosynthetic process from 3-(methylthio)propionic acid
Is a GO:2001133 methane biosynthetic process from methanethiol
Is a GO:2001134 methane biosynthetic process from carbon monoxide

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Co-occurring Terms

These tables show the number of times the term listed in the table has been co-annotated with GO:0015948. The terms are listed in descending order of number of times the term has been co-annotated.
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Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0015948 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0015948 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

All changes

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_pir
2009-07-12 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0019753 (one-carbon compound biosynthetic process)
2009-03-29 Added XREF Wikipedia:Methanogenesis
2008-06-09 Added SLIM goslim_pir
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of methane, a colorless, odorless, flammable gas with the formula CH4. It is the simplest of the alkanes.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of methane, a colorless, odorless, flammable gas with the formula CH4. It is the simplest of the alkanes.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0019753 (one-carbon compound biosynthetic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0015975 (energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0015947 (methane metabolic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0009061 (anaerobic respiration)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0043447 (alkane biosynthetic process)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM methane biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM methane biosynthetic process
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM methane biosynthetic process
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM methane biosynthesis
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM methane biosynthetic process
2006-05-04 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of methane, a colorless, odorless, flammable gas with the formula CH4. It is the simplest of the alkanes.
2004-04-19 Added SYNONYM methane biosynthesis
2004-04-16 Deleted SYNONYM methane biosynthesis
2003-10-27 Added SYNONYM methane biosynthesis
2003-10-27 Added XREF UM-BBD_pathwayID:meth
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of methane, a colorless, odorless, flammable gas with the formula CH4. It is the simplest of the alkanes.
2002-02-06 Updated TERM methanogenesis
2001-04-03 Updated TERM methanogenesis
2001-03-30 Added TERM methanogenesis

Term

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2002-02-06 Updated TERM methanogenesis
2001-04-03 Updated TERM methanogenesis
2001-03-30 Added TERM methanogenesis

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of methane, a colorless, odorless, flammable gas with the formula CH4. It is the simplest of the alkanes.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of methane, a colorless, odorless, flammable gas with the formula CH4. It is the simplest of the alkanes.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM methane biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM methane biosynthetic process
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM methane biosynthetic process
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM methane biosynthesis
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM methane biosynthetic process
2006-05-04 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of methane, a colorless, odorless, flammable gas with the formula CH4. It is the simplest of the alkanes.
2004-04-19 Added SYNONYM methane biosynthesis
2004-04-16 Deleted SYNONYM methane biosynthesis
2003-10-27 Added SYNONYM methane biosynthesis
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of methane, a colorless, odorless, flammable gas with the formula CH4. It is the simplest of the alkanes.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2009-07-12 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0019753 (one-carbon compound biosynthetic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0019753 (one-carbon compound biosynthetic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0015975 (energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0015947 (methane metabolic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0009061 (anaerobic respiration)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0043447 (alkane biosynthetic process)

Cross-references

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2009-03-29 Added XREF Wikipedia:Methanogenesis
2003-10-27 Added XREF UM-BBD_pathwayID:meth

Other

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_pir
2008-06-09 Added SLIM goslim_pir
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