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Term:
norepinephrine uptake (GO:0051620)
Annotations: Rat: (8) Mouse: (6) Human: (8) Chinchilla: (6) Bonobo: (5) Dog: (7) Squirrel: (6) Pig: (7)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
catecholamine uptake involved in synaptic transmission +   
dopamine uptake +   
epinephrine uptake +   
norepinephrine secretion +   
norepinephrine uptake +   
The directed movement of norepinephrine into a cell, typically presynaptic neurons or glial cells. Norepinephrine (3,4-dihydroxyphenyl-2-aminoethanol) is a hormone secreted by the adrenal medulla and a neurotransmitter in the sympathetic peripheral nervous system and in some tracts of the CNS. It is also the biosynthetic precursor of epinephrine.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: levarterenol reuptake ;   levarterenol uptake ;   noradrenaline reuptake ;   noradrenaline uptake ;   norepinephrine import ;   norepinephrine reuptake
Definition Sources: GOC:ai

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