Dopamine Neurotransmitter Release Cycle

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-212676
Type
Pathway
Species
Homo sapiens
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Summation

Dopamine neurotransmitter cycle occurs in dopaminergic neurons. Dopamine is synthesized and loaded into the clathrin sculpted monoamine transport vesicles. The vesicles are docked, primed and fused with the plasmamembrane in the synapse to release dopamine into the synaptic cleft.

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
16613554 Targeting exocytosis: ins and outs of the modulation of quantal dopamine release CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets 2006
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