serotonin biosynthetic process

Known as: serotonin biosynthesis, serotonin anabolism, serotonin formation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine), a monoamine neurotransmitter occurring in the… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Dysregulation of central serotonin neurotransmission has been widely suspected as an important contributor to major depression… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Dysregulation of brain serotonin contributes to many psychiatric disorders. Tryptophan hydroxylase-2 (Tph2), rather than Tph1, is… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Deficiency in the monoamine degradation enzyme monoamine oxidase A (MAOA) or prenatal exposure to the monoamine uptake inhibitor… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
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2000
The functions of serotonin have been assigned through serotonin-receptor-specific drugs and mutants; however, because a… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The long-term effects of hippocampal serotonergic denervation and reinnervation by foetal raphe tissue were examined in the… (More)
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1999
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1999
Serotonin content, serotonin uptake sites, and serotonin receptor binding measured in animal studies are all higher in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We have isolated the Drosophila homolog of the vertebrate islet-1 and islet-2 genes, two members of the LIM homeodomain family… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Based on reports of increased platelet serotonin in 30 to 50% of autistic subjects, abnormal serotonergic neurotransmission may… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Deficiency in monoamine oxidase A (MAOA), an enzyme that degrades serotonin and norepinephrine, has recently been shown to be… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Defining a behavior that requires the function of specific neurons in the free-living nematode Caenorhabditis elegans can allow… (More)
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