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Term:
dopamine biosynthetic process (GO:0042416)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
dopamine biosynthetic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of dopamine, a catecholamine neurotransmitter and a metabolic precursor of noradrenaline and adrenaline.
dopamine catabolic process  
epinephrine biosynthetic process  
negative regulation of dopamine metabolic process +   
norepinephrine biosynthetic process +   
positive regulation of dopamine metabolic process +   
regulation of dopamine metabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: dopamine anabolism ;   dopamine biosynthesis ;   dopamine formation ;   dopamine synthesis
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, ISBN:0198506732

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