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norepinephrine metabolic process (GO:0042415)
Annotations: Rat: (17) Mouse: (17) Human: (17) Chinchilla: (13) Bonobo: (14) Dog: (17) Squirrel: (15) Pig: (17)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
catecholamine biosynthetic process +   
catecholamine catabolic process +   
dopamine metabolic process +   
epinephrine metabolic process +   
negative regulation of catecholamine metabolic process +   
norepinephrine metabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways involving norepinephrine, a hormone secreted by the adrenal medulla, and a neurotransmitter in the sympathetic peripheral nervous system and in some tracts in the central nervous system. It is also the demethylated biosynthetic precursor of epinephrine.
positive regulation of catecholamine metabolic process +   
regulation of catecholamine metabolic process +   

Exact Synonyms: levarterenol metabolic process ;   levarterenol metabolism ;   noradrenaline metabolic process ;   noradrenaline metabolism ;   norepinephrine metabolism
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, ISBN:0198506732

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