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Definition of the noun 5-hydroxytryptamine

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  1. a neurotransmitter involved in e.g. sleep and depression and memory

Alternative definition of the noun 5-hydroxytryptamine


  1. The neurotransmitter serotonin.

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Google previewDorland's Dictionary of Medical Acronyms and Abbreviations (2015)

by Dorland

3HT tritiated thymidine 5-HT 5-hydroxytryptamine Ht height of heart; heterozygote ; hyperopia, total; hypothalamus Ht dose equivalent to individual tissues hT human telomerase ht heart; heart tones; height; high tension HTA health technology ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics, and Informatics (2008)

by George P. Rédei

▷adenovirus, ▷epitope, ▷serotype Serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine): A tryptophan-derived neuro-transmitter modulates sensory, motor, and behavioral processes (including also feeding behavior) controlled by the nervous system ( see Fig.

Google previewChurchill Livingstone Medical Dictionary (2008)

by Chris Brooker

5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) n also known as serotonin. A neurotransmitter. Also present in the gastrointestinal tract and platelets. hygiene n the science dealing with the maintenance of health—hygienic adj. communal hygiene embraces all ...

Google previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (2015)

5-Hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) 323 from an ill-fitting saddle and infection with bacteria, when, on account of the poor blood supply, local necrosis (death) of the ligaments above the vertebrae, or of the summits of the spinous processes, with ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Trauma (2012)

An Interdisciplinary Guide by Charles R. Figley

Serotonin Serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine, or 5-HT) is a neurotransmitter with diverse actions that include regulation of appetite, sleep, reproductive behaviors, aggression, impulsivity, and neuroendocrine modulation. Dysregulation of the ...

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