Tryptophan

Known as: L-?-3-indolylalanine, (S)-Tryptophan, Levotryptophan 
The least plentiful of all 22 amino acids and an essential amino acid in humans (provided by food), Tryptophan is found in most proteins and a… (More)
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Review
2018
Review
2018
This review summarises the evidence that chronic low grade inflammation triggers changes that contribute to the mental and… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Research in many cancers has uncovered changes in metabolic pathways that control tumour energetics and biosynthesis, so-called… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Mammals detect temperature with specialized neurons in the peripheral nervous system. Four TRPV-class channels have been… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We used a novel computerized decision-making task to compare the decision-making behavior of chronic amphetamine abusers, chronic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Capsaicin, the main pungent ingredient in ‘hot’ chilli peppers, elicits a sensation of burning pain by selectively activating… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The molar absorption coefficient, epsilon, of a protein is usually based on concentrations measured by dry weight, nitrogen, or… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Brain serotonin content is dependent on plasma levels of the essential amino acid tryptophan. We investigated the behavioral… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
A series of yeast shuttle vectors and host strains has been created to allow more efficient manipulation of DNA in Saccharomyces… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Normal male human subjects ingested amino acid mixtures which were tryptophan-free, balanced or contained excess tryptophan. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
A rapid method for the determination of tryptophan in proteins is presented. It is based on absorbance measurements at 288 and… (More)
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