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Term:
serotonin biosynthetic process from tryptophan (GO:0006587)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
'de novo' NAD biosynthetic process from tryptophan +   
indoleacetic acid biosynthetic process via tryptophan +  
negative regulation of serotonin biosynthetic process 
nicotinate nucleotide biosynthetic process from tryptophan 
positive regulation of serotonin biosynthetic process 
positive regulation of tryptophan metabolic process +  
regulation of serotonin biosynthetic process +   
regulation of tryptophan metabolic process +   
serotonin biosynthetic process from tryptophan +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation from tryptophan of serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine), a monoamine neurotransmitter occurring in the peripheral and central nervous systems, also having hormonal properties.
tryptophan biosynthetic process 
tryptophan catabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: serotonin anabolism from tryptophan ;   serotonin formation from tryptophan ;   serotonin synthesis from tryptophan
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, ISBN:0198506732

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