name: tetracycline biosynthetic process
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def: "The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of tetracycline, (4S,4aS,5aS,6S,12aS)-4-(dimethylamino)-3,6,10,12,12a-pentahydroxy-6-methyl-1,11-dioxo-1,4,4a,5,5a,6,11,12a-octahydrotetracene-2-carboxamide, a broad-spectrum antibiotic produced by streptomyces bacteria that blocks binding of aminoacyl tRNA to the ribosomes of both Gram-positive and Gram-negative organisms (and those of organelles)." [GOC:jl, Wikipedia:Tetracycline]
synonym: "tetracyclin biosynthesis" EXACT 
synonym: "tetracyclin biosynthetic process" EXACT 
is_a: GO:0017000 ! antibiotic biosynthetic process
is_a: GO:0030639 ! polyketide biosynthetic process
is_a: GO:0042181 ! ketone biosynthetic process
is_a: GO:0043643 ! tetracycline metabolic process
is_a: GO:1902645 ! tertiary alcohol biosynthetic process
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