5-Methoxytryptamine

Known as: Mexamine, 5-Methoxytryptamine [Chemical/Ingredient], 1H-Indole-3-ethanamine, 5-methoxy- 
Serotonin derivative proposed as potentiator for hypnotics and sedatives.
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Melatonin is a phylogenetically ancient molecule. It is ubiquitously present in almost all organisms from primitive… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Polymorphic cytochrome P450 2D6 (CYP2D6) is expressed in several types of central neurons but its function in human brain is… (More)
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2003
2003
Melatonin (N-acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine) is an animal hormone synthesized predominantly at night. It often serves as a signal of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The aim of this study was to identify the receptor type(s) by which 5-hydroxytryptamine applied to the intestinal mucosa excites… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Melatonin seems to be an almost ubiquitous substance, which has been detected not only in metazoans, but also in all major non… (More)
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1996
1996
Biotransformation of [3H]serotonin by cultured hamster skin to 3H-metabolites corresponding to N-acetylserotonin (NAS), melatonin… (More)
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Review
1993
Review
1993
Recent findings suggest that the ability of melatonin to enter all body tissues and to be metabolized, enzymatically or… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
A nonclassical 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) receptor mediates the stimulation of adenylate cyclase activity in mouse embryo… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
3H-5-Hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) binding sites were analyzed in bovine brain membranes. The addition of either the 5-HT1A-selective… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
5-Hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) induces responses in neurones from all branches of the mammalian peripheral nervous system. Responses… (More)
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