vitamin a biosynthetic process Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of any of the vitamin A compounds, retinol, retinal (retinaldehyde) and retinoic acid. Animals cannot synthesize vitamin A de novo, but form it through oxidative cleavage of carotenoids. (Gene Ontology, GO_0035238)
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1 genes participating in the vitamin a biosynthetic process biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
BCO1 beta-carotene oxygenase 1