Biogenic amine synthesis (WP522)

Mus musculus

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:


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


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Mus musculus



Pathway Ontology

biogenic amine biosynthetic pathway


Label Type Compact URI Comment
Choline Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0000097
Epinephrine Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0000068
5-Hydroxy-tryptophan Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0000472
Acetylserotonin Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0001238
GABA Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0000112
L-Dopa Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0000181
Histidine Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0000177
Dopamine Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0000073
Acetylcholine Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0000895
Tyrosine Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0000158
Serotonin Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0000259
Phenylalanine Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0000159
Melatonin Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0001389
Glutamate Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0003339
Tryptophan Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0000929
Norepinephrine Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0000216
Histamine Metabolite hmdb:HMDB0000870
Gad2 GeneProduct ncbigene:14417
Ddc GeneProduct ncbigene:13195
Tph1 GeneProduct ncbigene:21990
Hdc GeneProduct ncbigene:15186
Dbh GeneProduct ncbigene:13166
Ddc GeneProduct ncbigene:13195
Th GeneProduct ncbigene:21823
Pnmt GeneProduct ncbigene:18948
Ache GeneProduct ncbigene:11423
Comt1 GeneProduct ncbigene:12846
Pah GeneProduct ncbigene:18478
Chat GeneProduct ncbigene:12647
Aanat GeneProduct ncbigene:11298
Gad1 GeneProduct ncbigene:14415
Maoa GeneProduct ncbigene:17161
ASMT GeneProduct ncbigene:107626
Maoa GeneProduct ncbigene:17161
Ddc GeneProduct ncbigene:13195