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Keyword - PHB biosynthesis (KW-0583)


Protein involved in the synthesis of poly-hydroxybutyrate (PHB). It accumulates in a variety of bacteria as an energy source. This polyester is thermoplastic with biodegradable properties.


  • PHB anabolism
  • PHB biosynthetic process
  • PHB formation
  • PHB synthesis
  • Poly-(3-hydroxybutyrate) anabolism
  • Poly-(3-hydroxybutyrate) biosynthesis
  • Poly-(3-hydroxybutyrate) biosynthetic process
  • Poly-(3-hydroxybutyrate) formation
  • Poly-(3-hydroxybutyrate) synthesis
  • Poly-beta-hydroxybutyrate anabolism
  • Poly-beta-hydroxybutyrate biosynthesis
  • Poly-beta-hydroxybutyrate biosynthetic process
  • Poly-beta-hydroxybutyrate formation
  • Poly-beta-hydroxybutyrate synthesis
  • Poly-hydroxybutyrate anabolism
  • Poly-hydroxybutyrate biosynthesis
  • Poly-hydroxybutyrate biosynthetic process
  • Poly-hydroxybutyrate formation
  • Poly-hydroxybutyrate synthesis


Biological process

Gene Ontology


poly-hydroxybutyrate biosynthetic process [ GO:0042619 ]


PHB biosynthesisBiological process
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