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Arylalkylamine N-Acetyltransferase

Known as: Serotonin Acetyltransferase, Serotonin N-Acetyltransferase, N-Acetyltransferase, Serotonin 
An acetyltransferase with specificity towards the amine group of aromatic alkylamines (arylalkylamines) such as SEROTONIN. This enzyme is also… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) is a cognate ligand for the TrkB receptor. BDNF and serotonin often function in a… Expand
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2002
2002
Arylalkylamine N-acetyltransferase (AANAT; serotonin N-acetyltransferase, EC 2.3.1.87) plays a unique transduction role in… Expand
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2002
2002
PURPOSE Dynamic day-night changes in melatonin synthesis are regulated by changes in the activity of serotonin N… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The daily rhythm in melatonin levels is controlled by cAMP through actions on the penultimate enzyme in melatonin synthesis… Expand
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1999
1999
Serotonin N-acetyltransferase (arylalkylamine N-acetyltransferase, AANAT, EC 2.3.1.87) is the first enzyme in the conversion of… Expand
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1999
1999
The daily rhythm in the activity of arylalkylamine N-acetyltransferase (AA-NAT) controls the rhythm in melatonin synthesis in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
A 10-100-fold rhythm in the activity of arylalkylamine N-acetyltransferase (AA-NAT; EC 2.3.1.87) controls the rhythm in melatonin… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The circadian rhythms in melatonin production in the chicken pineal gland and retina reflect changes in the activity of serotonin… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Increasingly strong evidence suggests that cholinergic neurons in the mesopontine tegmentum play important roles in the control… Expand
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1984
1984
Amine N-acetylation in the pineal gland is of special importance because it is the first step in the synthesis of melatonin from… Expand
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