Also found in: Wikipedia.


An intermediate in the degradation of l-tryptophan and serotonin.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Inhibition of the in vitro pituitary response to luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone by melatonin, serotonin and 5-methoxytryptamine.
Biochemotherapy with immunomodulating pineal hormones other than melatonin: 5-methoxytryptamine as a new oncostatic pineal agent.

Full browser ?