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5-Hydroxytryptophan

Known as: 5-Hydroxy- Tryptophan, Oxytryptophan, Hydroxytryptophan 
An aromatic amino acid with antidepressant activity. In vivo, oxitriptan (or 5-hydroxytryptophan) is converted into 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT or… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The medial (MHb) and lateral (LHb) habenulae are a small group of nuclei that regulate the activity of monoaminergic neurons… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Serotonin (5-hydroxytryptophan, 5-HT) is a neurotransmitter synthesized in the raphe nuclei of the brain stem and involved in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
It has been previously shown that intrinsic metabolites can be imaged based on their water proton exchange rates using saturation… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP) is the intermediate metabolite of the essential amino acid L-tryptophan (LT) in the biosynthesis of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The serotonin (5-HT)(2A/2c) agonist 1-(2,5-dimethoxy-4-iodophenyl)-2-aminopropane (DOI), the 5-HT2C agonist 6-chloro-2-[1… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
1. In the preceding paper (Crone, Hultborn, Kiehn, Mazieres & Wigström, 1988) it was shown that a short-lasting synaptic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
The differential projections from the dorsal raphe and median raphe nuclei of the midbrain were autoradiographically traced in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
SummaryDOPA and 5-HTP accumulated in vivo in rat brain after decarboxylase inhibition with NSD 1015 (3-hydroxybenzylhydrazine… Expand
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Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
1. An acid ninhydrin reagent was found to react specifically in forming a pink product (E(max.) 560mmu) with cysteine. 2. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
1957
Highly Cited
1957
THE depletion by reserpine of storage in the body of 5-hydroxytryptamine (‘Serotonin’) and of the catechol amines is now well… Expand
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