collagen biosynthetic process

id: GO:0032964
name: collagen biosynthetic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of collagen, any of a group of fibrous proteins of very high tensile strength that form the main component of connective tissue in animals. Collagen is highly enriched in glycine (some regions are 33% glycine) and proline, occurring predominantly as 3-hydroxyproline (about 20%).

Parent Functions

GO:0009059macromolecule biosynthetic process
GO:0032963collagen metabolic process