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Term:
amino acid neurotransmitter reuptake (GO:0051933)
Annotations: Rat: (4) Mouse: (4) Human: (5) Chinchilla: (4) Bonobo: (4) Dog: (4) Squirrel: (4) Pig: (4)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
amino acid import across plasma membrane +   
amino acid neurotransmitter reuptake +   
The uptake of amino acid neurotransmitters by neurons or glial cells. This process leads to inactivation and recycling of neurotransmitters.
amino acid transmembrane import into vacuole +  
aspartate transmembrane import into vacuole 
catecholamine uptake involved in synaptic transmission +   
gamma-aminobutyric acid import  
glycine import into mitochondrion  
L-glutamate import +   
ornithine transmembrane import into vacuole 
serine import into mitochondrion  
serotonin uptake +   

Synonyms
Narrow Synonyms: amino acid neurotransmitter import into glial cell ;   amino acid neurotransmitter import into neuron
Broad Synonyms: amino acid neurotransmitter recycling
Related Synonyms: amino acid uptake during transmission of nerve impulse
Definition Sources: ISBN:0123668387

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