Biogenic amine synthesis (WP1118)

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Biogenic amines are one of two broad classes of classical neurotransmitters (the other being amino acids) and include: acetylcholine, serotonin, histamine, and the catecholamines epinephrine, norepinephrine, and dopamine. Source:


Thomas Kelder , Christine Chichester , Martina Summer-Kutmon , and Eric Weitz


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Pathway Ontology

biogenic amine biosynthetic pathway


Label Type Compact URI Comment
Epinephrine Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0000068
GABA Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0000112
Melatonin Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0001389
GAD2 GeneProduct ncbigene:487107
DDC GeneProduct ncbigene:606852
HDC GeneProduct ncbigene:487551
DBH GeneProduct ncbigene:448806
DDC GeneProduct ncbigene:606852
TH GeneProduct ncbigene:403444
PNMT GeneProduct ncbigene:491023
ACHE GeneProduct ncbigene:489828
COMT GeneProduct ncbigene:445450
PAH GeneProduct ncbigene:475446
CHAT GeneProduct ncbigene:486775
AANAT GeneProduct ncbigene:483331
GAD1 GeneProduct ncbigene:478794
MAOA GeneProduct ncbigene:403450
MAOA GeneProduct ncbigene:403450
DDC GeneProduct ncbigene:606852