|Dataset||GO Biological Process Annotations|
|Category||structural or functional annotations|
|Description||The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of cortisol, the steroid hormone 11-beta-17,21-trihydroxypregn-4-ene-3,20-dione. Cortisol is synthesized from cholesterol in the adrenal gland and controls carbohydrate, fat and protein metabolism and has anti-inflammatory properties. (Gene Ontology, GO_0034651)|
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3 genes participating in the cortisol biosynthetic process biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.