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5-HT

 

5-HT

Abbreviation for 5-hydroxytryptamine.

5-HT

5-hydroxytryptamine; see serotonin.

5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT)

See serotonin.

5-HT

Abbreviation for 5-hydroxytryptamine.

5-HT

5-hydroxytryptamine

serotonin

; 5-hydroxytryptamine; 5-HT vasoconstrictor phospholipid; liberated by platelets, and present in high concentrations in central nervous system and peripheral tissues; also inhibits gastric secretions

5-HT

Abbreviation for 5-hydroxytryptamine.

5-HT

serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine).
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05) 5-HT concentrations in the pineal tissue of animals from the SN (196 [+ or -] 59 pg/mg of tissue) photoperiod compared with levels in control ewes (419 [+ or -] 45 pg/mg of tissue).
Pharmacological manipulations of the activity of 5-HT in the CNS induced changes in physical performance, which supports the theory of participation of this neurotransmitter in the central fatigue mechanisms.
The level of 5-HT in serum and levels of 5-HT, 5-H[sub]2AR, and SERT in platelets were assayed by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA), as recommended by the Immuno-Biological Laboratory.
The changes in dialysate concentrations of NAc DA and 5-HT subsequent to the administration of MA and morphine alone or together were expressed as a proportion (percentage) of the corresponding basal value for each mouse.
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, including paroxetine, increase the extracellular concentrations of brain 5-HT, which can promote the release of dopamine through the stimulation of the 5-HT3 receptors (Nakayama, 2002).
5-HT has been shown to be important in producing pedal wave locomotion in Helix lucorum.
Blocking the reuptake of NE and 5-HT in the pre-synaptic adrenergic nerve results in increased EUS contractility secondary to increased stimulation of the post-synaptic 5-HT and NE receptors.
Immunofluorescence Localization of GABA, 5-HT, and DA in Nerve Ganglia
6 Previous studies have suggested that administration of TRP, the dietary precursor of 5-HT, increases brain 5-HT levels and improves memory functions.
The 5-HT system is extremely complex, including at least 14 receptor subtypes.