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Category:GO:0042181 ! ketone biosynthetic process
name: ketone biosynthetic process
def: "The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of ketones, a class of organic compounds that contain the carbonyl group, CO, and in which the carbonyl group is bonded only to carbon atoms. The general formula for a ketone is RCOR, where R and R are alkyl or aryl groups." [GOC:go_curators]
synonym: "ketone anabolism" EXACT 
synonym: "ketone biosynthesis" EXACT 
synonym: "ketone formation" EXACT 
synonym: "ketone synthesis" EXACT 
is_a: GO:0042180 ! cellular ketone metabolic process
is_a: GO:0044249 ! cellular biosynthetic process
is_a: GO:0044283 ! small molecule biosynthetic process
is_a: GO:1901576 ! organic substance biosynthetic process
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