MetaCyc Pathways Class: Terpenoids Biosynthesis

Synonyms: Terpenes

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 (28),
Diterpenoids Biosynthesis (39),
Hemiterpenes Biosynthesis (8),
Linalool Biosynthesis (3),
Monoterpenoids Biosynthesis (22),
Polyterpenoids Biosynthesis (1),
Sesquiterpenoids Biosynthesis (40),
Sesterterpenoid Biosynthesis (2),
Terpenoid Alkaloids Biosynthesis (3),
Tetraterpenoids Biosynthesis (21),
Triterpenoids Biosynthesis (30)

(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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