OBO ID: GO:0048022
Term Name: negative regulation of melanin biosynthetic process Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • down regulation of melanin biosynthetic process
  • down-regulation of melanin biosynthetic process
  • downregulation of melanin biosynthetic process
  • inhibition of melanin biosynthetic process
  • negative regulation of melanin anabolism
  • negative regulation of melanin biosynthesis
  • negative regulation of melanin formation
  • negative regulation of melanin synthesis
Definition: Any process that stops, prevents, or reduces the frequency, rate or extent of the chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of melanin.
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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