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Term:
dopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine (GO:0006585)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
D-tyrosine metabolic process +  
dopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of dopamine (3,4-dihydroxyphenylethylamine) from L-tyrosine, via the metabolic precursor 3,4-dihydroxy-L-phenylalanine (L-dopa). Dopamine is a catecholamine neurotransmitter and a metabolic precursor of norepinephrine and epinephrine.
melanin biosynthetic process from tyrosine  
negative regulation of dopamine biosynthetic process 
positive regulation of dopamine biosynthetic process  
regulation of dopamine biosynthetic process +   
tyrosine biosynthetic process +   
tyrosine catabolic process +   
ubiquinone biosynthetic process from tyrosine 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: dopamine anabolism from tyrosine ;   dopamine formation from tyrosine ;   dopamine synthesis from tyrosine
Definition Sources: GOC:bf, GOC:jl, ISBN:0198506732

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