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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
signal release +     
acetylcholine secretion +   
BMP secretion +  
dopamine secretion +   
hormone secretion +   
norepinephrine secretion +   
prostaglandin secretion +   
renin secretion into blood stream +   
serotonin secretion +   
The regulated release of serotonin by a cell. Serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine, or 5-HT) is a monoamine synthesised in serotonergic neurons in the central nervous system, enterochromaffin cells in the gastrointestinal tract and some immune system cells.
serotonin uptake +   
signal release from synapse +   
Wnt protein secretion +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: 5-HT secretion ;   5-hydroxytryptamine secretion
Related Synonyms: serotonin release
Definition Sources: GOC:ef, ISBN:0198506732, ISBN:0781735149

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