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GO:0015995 chlorophyll biosynthetic process

Term Information

ID GO:0015995
Name chlorophyll biosynthetic process
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of chlorophyll, any compound of magnesium complexed in a porphyrin (tetrapyrrole) ring and which functions as a photosynthetic pigment, from less complex precursors.
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Synonyms

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Type Synonym
exact chlorophyll anabolism
exact chlorophyll formation
exact chlorophyll synthesis
exact chlorophyll biosynthesis

Taxon Constraints

The use of this term should conform to the following taxon constraints:
Taxon Rule Ancestor GO ID Ancestor GO Term Name Relationship Taxon ID Taxon Reference(s)
GOTAX:0000478 GO:0015994 chlorophyll metabolic process never_in_taxon 33208 Metazoa
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Cross-Ontology Relations

Relation Other Ontology ID Term
has_output CHEBI CHEBI:28966 chlorophyll

Cross-references

Database ID
InterPro IPR000523
InterPro IPR005969
InterPro IPR005970
InterPro IPR005971
InterPro IPR008434
InterPro IPR010251
InterPro IPR010253
InterPro IPR010791
InterPro IPR010940
InterPro IPR011771
InterPro IPR011772
InterPro IPR011776
InterPro IPR011799
InterPro IPR013580
MetaCyc CHLOROPHYLL-SYN
UniProtKB-KW Chlorophyll biosynthesis

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0015995:
Relationship To GO:0015995 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0030494 bacteriochlorophyll biosynthetic process
Regulates GO:0010380 regulation of chlorophyll biosynthetic process
Is a GO:0033305 chlorophyll a biosynthetic process
Negatively regulates GO:1902325 negative regulation of chlorophyll biosynthetic process
Positively regulates GO:1902326 positive regulation of chlorophyll biosynthetic process
Is a GO:0036067 light-dependent chlorophyll biosynthetic process
Is a GO:0036068 light-independent chlorophyll biosynthetic process

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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:0015995. 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:0015995 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0015995 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

All changes

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-11-28 Added RELATION is a GO:0044763 (single-organism cellular process)
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of chlorophyll, any compound of magnesium complexed in a porphyrin (tetrapyrrole) ring and which functions as a photosynthetic pigment, from less complex precursors.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of chlorophyll, any compound of magnesium complexed in a porphyrin (tetrapyrrole) ring and which functions as a photosynthetic pigment, from less complex precursors.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0006779 (porphyrin-containing compound biosynthetic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0046148 (pigment biosynthetic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0015994 (chlorophyll metabolic process)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM chlorophyll anabolism
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM chlorophyll biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM chlorophyll formation
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM chlorophyll synthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM chlorophyll biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM chlorophyll anabolism
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM chlorophyll formation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM chlorophyll synthesis
2007-01-15 Updated TERM chlorophyll biosynthetic process
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM chlorophyll biosynthesis
2006-05-04 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of chlorophyll, any compound of magnesium complexed in a porphyrin (tetrapyrrole) ring and which functions as a photosynthetic pigment, from less complex precursors.
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM chlorophyll anabolism
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM chlorophyll formation
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM chlorophyll synthesis
2003-10-27 Added XREF MetaCyc:CHLOROPHYLL-SYN
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of chlorophyll, any compound of magnesium complexed in a porphyrin (tetrapyrrole) ring and which functions as a photosynthetic pigment, from less complex precursors.
2002-02-06 Updated TERM chlorophyll biosynthesis
2001-04-03 Updated TERM chlorophyll biosynthesis
2001-03-30 Added TERM chlorophyll biosynthesis

Term

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2007-01-15 Updated TERM chlorophyll biosynthetic process
2002-02-06 Updated TERM chlorophyll biosynthesis
2001-04-03 Updated TERM chlorophyll biosynthesis
2001-03-30 Added TERM chlorophyll biosynthesis

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of chlorophyll, any compound of magnesium complexed in a porphyrin (tetrapyrrole) ring and which functions as a photosynthetic pigment, from less complex precursors.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of chlorophyll, any compound of magnesium complexed in a porphyrin (tetrapyrrole) ring and which functions as a photosynthetic pigment, from less complex precursors.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM chlorophyll anabolism
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM chlorophyll biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM chlorophyll formation
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM chlorophyll synthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM chlorophyll biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM chlorophyll anabolism
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM chlorophyll formation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM chlorophyll synthesis
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM chlorophyll biosynthesis
2006-05-04 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of chlorophyll, any compound of magnesium complexed in a porphyrin (tetrapyrrole) ring and which functions as a photosynthetic pigment, from less complex precursors.
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM chlorophyll anabolism
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM chlorophyll formation
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM chlorophyll synthesis
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of chlorophyll, any compound of magnesium complexed in a porphyrin (tetrapyrrole) ring and which functions as a photosynthetic pigment, from less complex precursors.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-11-28 Added RELATION is a GO:0044763 (single-organism cellular process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0006779 (porphyrin-containing compound biosynthetic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0046148 (pigment biosynthetic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0015994 (chlorophyll metabolic process)

Cross-references

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2003-10-27 Added XREF MetaCyc:CHLOROPHYLL-SYN
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