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MetaCyc Pathways Class: Terpenoids Biosynthesis

Synonyms: Terpenes

Summary:
This class contains pathways of biosynthesis of terpenoids (also called terpenes) which are secondary metabolites that fulfill many varied functions including various forms of regulation.

Parent Classes:
Secondary Metabolites Biosynthesis

Child Classes:
Carotenoids Biosynthesis (25) ,
Diterpenoids Biosynthesis (37) ,
Hemiterpenes Biosynthesis (8) ,
Linalool Biosynthesis (2) ,
Monoterpenoids Biosynthesis (20) ,
Polyterpenoids Biosynthesis (1) ,
Sesquiterpenoids Biosynthesis (33) ,
Terpenoid Alkaloids Biosynthesis (3) ,
Tetraterpenoids Biosynthesis (21) ,
Triterpenoids Biosynthesis (30)

Instances:
(E,E)-4,8,12-trimethyltrideca-1,3,7,11-tetraene biosynthesis ,
2-methylisoborneol biosynthesis ,
heliocides biosynthesis ,
lacinilene C biosynthesis ,
superpathway of oleoresin turpentine 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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