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Serotonin

Known as: 5ht, 3-(2-Aminoethyl)-1H-indol-5-ol, 5-ht 
A biochemical messenger and regulator, synthesized from the essential amino acid L-TRYPTOPHAN. In humans it is found primarily in the central nervous… 
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The neurotransmitter serotonin [5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT)] is causally involved in multiple central nervous facets of mood… 
Review
2001
Review
2001
Muscle fatigue is an exercise-induced reduction in maximal voluntary muscle force. It may arise not only because of peripheral… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Abstract: Mood, emotion, cognition, and motor functions as well as circadian and neuroendocrine rhythms, including food intake… 
Review
1994
Review
1994
It is evident that in the last decade or so, a vast amount of new information has become available concerning the various 5-HT… 
Review
1992
Review
1992
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
1. The effect of Li+ on the agonist-dependent metabolism of [3H]inositol has been studied in rat brain, rat parotid and the… 
Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
The small arteries play an important functional role in establishing the increased peripheral resistance found in essential… 
Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
  • U. Ungerstedt
  • Acta physiologica Scandinavica. Supplementum
  • 1971
  • Corpus ID: 45492572
The ascending monoamine pathways in the rat brain are demonstrated by the pile up of fluorescent material occurring in the axons… 
Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Brain serotonin cocentrations at 1 p.m. were significantly elevated 1 hour after rats received a dose of L-tryptophan (12.5… 
Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966
  • B. Koe, A. Weissman
  • The Journal of pharmacology and experimental…
  • 1966
  • Corpus ID: 35484168
p -Chlorophenylalanine has been found to be a potent and selective depletor of brain serotonin (5HT) in mice, rats and dogs…