Class: Dopamine

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        •bfo:Entity
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                                        •Molecule
                                                •Monoamines
                                                        •Dopamine

Super Classes

Monoamines

Annotations

birn_annot:curationStatusuncurated
definitionOne of the catecholamine neurotransmitters in the brain. It is derived from tyrosine and is the precursor to norepinephrine and epinephrin. Dopamine is a major transmitter in the extrapyramidal system of the brain, and important in regulating movement. A family of receptors (receptors, dopamine) mediate its action (MSH).
sao_IDsao2050279787
umls_IDC0013030

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Class Description/Definition (Necessary Conditions)

Substantia_Nigra_Dopaminergic_Cell
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