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monoaminergic

 [mon″o-am″in-er´jik]
of or pertaining to neurons that secrete the monoamine neurotransmitters dopamine, norepinephrine, and serotonin.

mon·o·am·i·ner·gic

(mon'ō-am'i-nĕr'jik),
Referring to nerve cells or fibers that transmit nervous impulses by the medium of a catecholamine or indolamine.
[monoamine + G. ergon, work]

monoaminergic

/mono·am·in·er·gic/ (-am″in-er´jik) of or pertaining to neurons that secrete monoamine neurotransmitters (e.g., dopamine, serotonin).

mon·o·am·i·ner·gic

(mon'ō-am'i-nĕr'jik)
Referring to nerve cells or fibers that transmit nervous impulses by the medium of a catecholamine or indolamine.
[monoamine + G. ergon, work]

monoaminergic

of or pertaining to neurons that secrete the monoamine neurotransmitters dopamine, norepinephrine and serotonin.
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Despite equivocal data, there seems to be an increase in [alpha]2-adrenergic receptors supporting the monoaminergic reduction theory of depression and suicide.
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Spanning more than a decade, a plethora of candidate gene studies investigated targets related to the monoaminergic hypothesis of antidepressant effect, and serotonergic neurotransmission in particular.
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