Reactome: A Curated Pathway Database

Dopamine clearance from the synaptic cleft

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-379401
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Pathway
Species
Homo sapiens
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Clearance of dopamine
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Summation

The human gene SLC6A3 encodes the sodium-dependent dopamine transporter, DAT which mediates the re-uptake of dopamine from the synaptic cleft (Vandenbergh DJ et al, 2000). Dopamine can then be degraded by either COMT or monoamine oxidase.

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