Serotonin release and uptake in the gastrointestinal tract

@article{Bertrand2010SerotoninRA,
  title={Serotonin release and uptake in the gastrointestinal tract},
  author={Paul P Bertrand and Rebecca L. Bertrand},
  journal={Autonomic Neuroscience},
  year={2010},
  volume={153},
  pages={47-57}
}
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Mast cell expression of the serotonin1A receptor in guinea pig and human intestine.
  • Guodu Wang, Xiyu Wang, J. Wood
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    American journal of physiology. Gastrointestinal and liver physiology
  • 2013
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The hypothesis that elevation of 5-HT in the environment of enteric mast cells might degranulate the mast cells and release mediators that become paracrine signals to the enteric nervous system, spinal afferents, and secretory glands is supported.
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