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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
secretion by cell +     
acetylcholine secretion +   
aspartate secretion +   
catecholamine secretion +   
exocytosis +   
extracellular matrix constituent secretion +   
glutamate secretion +   
glutamine secretion  
glycine secretion +   
negative regulation of secretion by cell +   
octopamine secretion +  
positive regulation of secretion by cell +   
primary amine secretion +  
protein secretion +   
regulation of secretion by cell +   
secretion by lung epithelial cell involved in lung growth  
secretion by the type IV secretion system +  
serotonin secretion +   
The regulated release of serotonin by a cell. Serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine, or 5-HT) is a monoamine synthesised in serotonergic neurons in the central nervous system, enterochromaffin cells in the gastrointestinal tract and some immune system cells.
serotonin uptake +   
signal release +   

Exact Synonyms: 5-HT secretion ;   5-hydroxytryptamine secretion
Related Synonyms: serotonin release
Definition Sources: GOC:ef, ISBN:0198506732, ISBN:0781735149

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