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GO:0046148 pigment biosynthetic process

Term Information

ID GO:0046148
Name pigment biosynthetic process
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of a pigment, any general or particular coloring matter in living organisms, e.g. melanin.
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Synonyms

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Type Synonym
exact pigment formation
exact pigment biosynthesis
exact pigment anabolism
exact pigment synthesis

Cross-references

Database ID
InterPro IPR005971
InterPro IPR016209
InterPro IPR016213

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0046148:
Relationship To GO:0046148 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0009718 anthocyanin-containing compound biosynthetic process
Is a GO:0051551 aurone biosynthetic process
Is a GO:0051553 flavone biosynthetic process
Is a GO:0051559 phlobaphene biosynthetic process
Is a GO:0048543 phytochrome chromophore biosynthetic process
Is a GO:0006726 eye pigment biosynthetic process
Is a GO:0006783 heme biosynthetic process
Is a GO:0008055 ocellus pigment biosynthetic process
Is a GO:0015995 chlorophyll biosynthetic process
Is a GO:0043477 pigment biosynthetic process involved in pigment accumulation
Is a GO:0042438 melanin biosynthetic process
Is a GO:0006728 pteridine biosynthetic process
Is a GO:0009113 purine nucleobase biosynthetic process
Is a GO:0016117 carotenoid 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:0046148. 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:0046148 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0046148 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

All changes

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-11-28 Added RELATION is a GO:0044711 (single-organism biosynthetic process)
2013-11-28 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0009058 (biosynthetic process)
2009-02-01 Added RELATION is a GO:0009058 (biosynthetic process)
2009-02-01 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0044249 (cellular biosynthetic process)
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of a pigment, any general or particular coloring matter in living organisms, e.g. melanin.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of a pigment, any general or particular coloring matter in living organisms, e.g. melanin.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0042440 (pigment metabolic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0044249 (cellular biosynthetic process)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM pigment anabolism
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM pigment biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM pigment formation
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM pigment synthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM pigment biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM pigment anabolism
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM pigment formation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM pigment synthesis
2007-01-15 Updated TERM pigment biosynthetic process
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM pigment biosynthesis
2006-05-04 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of a pigment, any general or particular coloring matter in living organisms, e.g. melanin.
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM pigment anabolism
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM pigment formation
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM pigment synthesis
2004-03-13 Updated DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of a pigment, any general or particular coloring matter in living organisms, e.g. melanin.
2003-10-18 Updated DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of a pigment, any general or particular coloring matter in living organisms eg. melanin.
2003-04-24 Updated DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of a pigment, any general or particular coloring matter in living organisms e. g. melanin.
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of a pigment, any general or particular coloring matter in living organisms e.g. melanin.
2002-08-29 Added TERM pigment biosynthesis

Term

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2007-01-15 Updated TERM pigment biosynthetic process
2002-08-29 Added TERM pigment biosynthesis

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of a pigment, any general or particular coloring matter in living organisms, e.g. melanin.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of a pigment, any general or particular coloring matter in living organisms, e.g. melanin.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM pigment anabolism
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM pigment biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM pigment formation
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM pigment synthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM pigment biosynthesis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM pigment anabolism
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM pigment formation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM pigment synthesis
2007-01-15 Added SYNONYM pigment biosynthesis
2006-05-04 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of a pigment, any general or particular coloring matter in living organisms, e.g. melanin.
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM pigment anabolism
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM pigment formation
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM pigment synthesis
2004-03-13 Updated DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of a pigment, any general or particular coloring matter in living organisms, e.g. melanin.
2003-10-18 Updated DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of a pigment, any general or particular coloring matter in living organisms eg. melanin.
2003-04-24 Updated DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of a pigment, any general or particular coloring matter in living organisms e. g. melanin.
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The formation from simpler components of a pigment, any general or particular coloring matter in living organisms e.g. melanin.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-11-28 Added RELATION is a GO:0044711 (single-organism biosynthetic process)
2013-11-28 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0009058 (biosynthetic process)
2009-02-01 Added RELATION is a GO:0009058 (biosynthetic process)
2009-02-01 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0044249 (cellular biosynthetic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0042440 (pigment metabolic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0044249 (cellular biosynthetic process)
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