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OBO ID: GO:0006750
Term Name: glutathione biosynthetic process Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • glutathione anabolism
  • glutathione biosynthesis
  • glutathione formation
  • glutathione synthesis
Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of glutathione, the tripeptide glutamylcysteinylglycine, which acts as a coenzyme for some enzymes and as an antioxidant in the protection of sulfhydryl groups in enzymes and other proteins.0198506732
References:
  • MIPS_funcat:01.20.37.01
  • MetaCyc:GLUTATHIONESYN-PWY
Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
PHENOTYPE No data available