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GO:0042425 choline biosynthetic process

Term Information

ID GO:0042425
Name choline biosynthetic process
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of choline (2-hydroxyethyltrimethylammonium), an amino alcohol that occurs widely in living organisms as a constituent of certain types of phospholipids and in the neurotransmitter acetylcholine.
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Type Synonym
exact choline formation
exact choline biosynthesis
exact choline synthesis
exact choline anabolism

Cross-Ontology Relations

Relation Other Ontology ID Term
has_output CHEBI CHEBI:15354 choline

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Database ID
MetaCyc PWY-4762

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Child Terms

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Relationship To GO:0042425 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0033323 choline biosynthetic process via CDP-choline
Is a GO:0033324 choline biosynthetic process via N-monomethylethanolamine
Is a GO:0033325 choline biosynthetic process via phosphoryl-ethanolamine

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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:0042425. 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:0042425 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0042425 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

All changes

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2009-08-13 Added RELATION is a GO:0046165 (alcohol biosynthetic process)
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of choline (2-hydroxyethyltrimethylammonium), an amino alcohol that occurs widely in living organisms as a constituent of certain types of phospholipids and in the neurotransmitter acetylcholine.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of choline (2-hydroxyethyltrimethylammonium), an amino alcohol that occurs widely in living organisms as a constituent of certain types of phospholipids and in the neurotransmitter acetylcholine.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0042401 (cellular biogenic amine biosynthetic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0019695 (choline metabolic process)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM choline synthesis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM choline anabolism
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM choline biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM choline formation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM choline biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM choline anabolism
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM choline formation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM choline synthesis
2007-06-28 Added XREF MetaCyc:PWY-4762
2007-01-15 Updated TERM choline biosynthetic process
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM choline biosynthesis
2006-05-04 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of choline (2-hydroxyethyltrimethylammonium), an amino alcohol that occurs widely in living organisms as a constituent of certain types of phospholipids and in the neurotransmitter acetylcholine.
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM choline anabolism
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM choline formation
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM choline synthesis
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of choline (2-hydroxyethyltrimethylammonium), an amino alcohol that occurs widely in living organisms as a constituent of certain types of phospholipids and in the neurotransmitter acetylcholine.
2002-08-01 Added TERM choline biosynthesis

Term

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2007-01-15 Updated TERM choline biosynthetic process
2002-08-01 Added TERM choline biosynthesis

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of choline (2-hydroxyethyltrimethylammonium), an amino alcohol that occurs widely in living organisms as a constituent of certain types of phospholipids and in the neurotransmitter acetylcholine.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of choline (2-hydroxyethyltrimethylammonium), an amino alcohol that occurs widely in living organisms as a constituent of certain types of phospholipids and in the neurotransmitter acetylcholine.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM choline synthesis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM choline anabolism
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM choline biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM choline formation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM choline biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM choline anabolism
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM choline formation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM choline synthesis
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM choline biosynthesis
2006-05-04 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of choline (2-hydroxyethyltrimethylammonium), an amino alcohol that occurs widely in living organisms as a constituent of certain types of phospholipids and in the neurotransmitter acetylcholine.
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM choline anabolism
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM choline formation
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM choline synthesis
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of choline (2-hydroxyethyltrimethylammonium), an amino alcohol that occurs widely in living organisms as a constituent of certain types of phospholipids and in the neurotransmitter acetylcholine.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2009-08-13 Added RELATION is a GO:0046165 (alcohol biosynthetic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0042401 (cellular biogenic amine biosynthetic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0019695 (choline metabolic process)

Cross-references

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2007-06-28 Added XREF MetaCyc:PWY-4762
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