DOPA decarboxylase

Known as: Decarboxylase, Dopa, Dopa Decarboxylase [Chemical/Ingredient] 
One of the AROMATIC-L-AMINO-ACID DECARBOXYLASES, this enzyme is responsible for the conversion of DOPA to DOPAMINE. It is of clinical importance in… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE In abstinent alcoholic patients, a low availability of dopamine D2/3 receptors in the ventral striatum and adjacent… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Mutational analyses in model organisms have shown that genes affecting metabolism and stress resistance regulate life span, but… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a highly prevalent childhood psychiatric disorder characterized by… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Converging evidence implicates the dopaminergic system and the prefrontal and nigrostriatal regions in the pathophysiology of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Methamphetamine is a drug that is significantly abused worldwide. Although long–lasting depletion of dopamine and other dopamine… (More)
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1995
1995
To test the hypothesis that L-DOPA decarboxylase (DDC) is a regulated enzyme in the synthesis of dopamine (DA), we developed a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The hypofrontality theory of the pathogenesis of schizophrenia predicts that cortical lesions cause psychosis. During a search… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Monoaminergic neurons use dopa decarboxylase (DDC; aromatic-L-amino-acid carboxy-lyase, EC 4.1.1.28) to form dopamine from L-3,4… (More)
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1984
1984
Fruit flies synthesize several monoamine neurotransmitters. Dopa decarboxylase (Ddc) mutations affect synthesis of two of these… (More)
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
Simultaneous immunological titration of DOPA and 5-hydroxytryptophan decarboxylase activities, from a number of tissues of… (More)
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