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5-Methoxytryptamine

Known as: Mexamine, 5-Methoxytryptamine [Chemical/Ingredient], 1H-Indole-3-ethanamine, 5-methoxy- 
Serotonin derivative proposed as potentiator for hypnotics and sedatives.
National Institutes of Health

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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Melatonin (N-acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine) is an animal hormone synthesized predominantly at night. It often serves as a signal of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Biotransformation of [H]serotonin by cultured hamster skin to H-metabolites corresponding to N-acetylserotonin (NAS), melatonin… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Acuna‐Costroviejo D, Reiter RJ, Menéndez‐Peláez A, Pablos MI, Burgos A. Characterization of high‐affinity melatonin binding sites… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
  • S. Peroutka
  • Journal of neurochemistry
  • 1986
  • Corpus ID: 25108290
Abstract: Drug interactions with 5‐HT1 (5‐hydroxytryptamine type 1) binding site subtypes were analyzed in rat frontal cortex. 8… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
  • J. Fozard
  • Neuropharmacology
  • 1984
  • Corpus ID: 2873739
5-Hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) induces responses in neurones from all branches of the mammalian peripheral nervous system. Responses… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Abstract A detailed description is given of an immunohistochemical technique for the localization of serotonin in the central… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
A specific and sensitive double-antibody radioimmunoassay for melatonin (N-acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine) has been developed… Expand
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