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MetaCyc Pathways Class: Phenylpropanoid Derivatives Biosynthesis

Summary:
This class contains pathways by which plants synthesize phenylpropanoids, a group of secondary metabolites that includes phenylpropanoid esters, flavonoids, and anthocyanins. Phenylpropanoids are also precursors of lignin.

Parent Classes:
Secondary Metabolites Biosynthesis

Child Classes:
Benzenoids Biosynthesis (12) ,
Cinnamates Biosynthesis (16) ,
Coumarins Biosynthesis (14) ,
Flavonoids Biosynthesis (123) ,
Hydrolyzable Tannins Biosynthesis (4) ,
Lignans Biosynthesis (8) ,
Lignins Biosynthesis (4) ,
Quinone Secondary Metabolites Biosynthesis (11) ,
Stilbenes Biosynthesis (3) ,
Vanillin Biosynthesis (2)

Instances:
6-gingerol biosynthesis ,
benzoyl-β-D-glucopyranose biosynthesis ,
caffeoylglucarate biosynthesis ,
curcumin glucoside biosynthesis ,
epoxypseudoisoeugenol-2-methylbutyrate biosynthesis ,
phenylethanol biosynthesis ,
phenylpropanoids methylation (ice plant) ,
volatile esters biosynthesis (during fruit ripening)


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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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