MetaCyc Pathways Class: Flavonoids Biosynthesis

This class contains pathways of synthesis of various flavonoids. Flavonoids are pigmented secondary metabolites of plants. They play a variety of roles, including acting as attractants, antioxidants, and antifungal agents.

Parent Classes:
Phenylpropanoid Derivatives Biosynthesis

Child Classes:
Anthocyanins Biosynthesis (28),
Aurones Biosynthesis (2),
Chalcones Biosynthesis (2),
Flavanones Biosynthesis (5),
Flavones Biosynthesis (15),
Flavonols Biosynthesis (31),
Isoflavonoids Biosynthesis (31),
Leucoanthocyanidins (flavan-3,4-diols) Biosynthesis (2),
Phlobaphenes Biosynthesis (0),
Prenylflavonoids Biosynthesis (2),
Proanthocyanidins Biosynthesis (1)

2,3-trans-flavanols biosynthesis,
chrysoeriol biosynthesis,
echinatin biosynthesis,
flavonoid biosynthesis,
flavonoid biosynthesis (in equisetum),
naringenin biosynthesis (engineered),
phloridzin biosynthesis

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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