Metabolism of amine-derived hormones

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R-HSA-209776
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Homo sapiens
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Catecholamines and thyroxine are synthesized from tyrosine, and serotonin and melatonin from tryptophan.

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PubMed ID Title Journal Year
16942634 Tryptophan metabolism in the central nervous system: medical implications

Ruddick, JP, Evans, AK, Nutt, DJ, Lightman, SL, Rook, GA, Lowry, CA

Expert Rev Mol Med 2006
3297964 Metabolism of the thyroid hormones

Köhrle, J, Brabant, G, Hesch, RD

Horm Res 1987
10691773 Catecholamine biosynthesis and physiological regulation in neuroendocrine cells

Flatmark, T

Acta Physiol Scand 2000
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