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Structural features of catecholamines
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Regulation of Regulation of tyrosine tyrosine hydroxylase hydroxylase (TH), the rate (TH), the rate limiting limiting enzyme in the enzyme in the synthesis of synthesis of the the catecholamine catecholamine transmitters transmitters
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Catecholaminergic neurons use a vesicular monoamine transporter
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Unformatted text preview: protein (VMAT2) A typical dopaminergic neuron possesses autoreceptors on the membrane of its terminals Noradrenergic activity contributes to the symptoms of opioid withdrawal (Yohimbine is an alpha-2 NE receptor antagonist. These are mainly autoreceptors, so this action increases NE cell firing)...
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This note was uploaded on 12/02/2009 for the course PSB 4434 taught by Professor Rowland during the Spring '09 term at University of Florida.

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