hyaluronan biosynthetic process

id: GO:0030213
name: hyaluronan biosynthetic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of hyaluronan, the naturally occurring anionic form of hyaluronic acid, any member of a group of glycosaminoglycans, the repeat units of which consist of beta-1,4 linked D-glucuronyl-beta-(1,3)-N-acetyl-D-glucosamine.

Parent Functions

GO:0006024glycosaminoglycan biosynthetic process
GO:0030212hyaluronan metabolic process