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… (More)
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2016
Review
2016
Melatonin is a phylogenetically ancient molecule. It is ubiquitously present in almost all organisms from primitive… (More)
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2012
2012
MicroRNAs (miRNAs) play a broad range of roles in biological regulation. In this study, rat pineal miRNAs were profiled for the… (More)
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2006
2006
The melatonin rhythm-generating enzyme, arylalkylamine N-acetyltransferase (AANAT) is known to have recognizable ancient homologs… (More)
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2006
2006
Melatonin synthesis in retinal photoreceptors is under photic and circadian control and is regulated primarily by changes in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The nocturnal increase in circulating melatonin in vertebrates is regulated by the activity of arylalkylamine N-acetyltransferase… (More)
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2002
2002
PURPOSE Dynamic day-night changes in melatonin synthesis are regulated by changes in the activity of serotonin N… (More)
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2000
2000
In insects, amine acetylation by the enzyme arylalkylamine N-acetyltransferase (AANAT) is involved in melatonin formation… (More)
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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… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
In vertebrates, the circadian rhythm in the activity of serotonin N-acetyltransferase [arylalkylamine N-acetyltransferase (AA-NAT… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Increasingly strong evidence suggests that cholinergic neurons in the mesopontine tegmentum play important roles in the control… (More)
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