Chapter 9. Serotonin

  1. Prof. Dr. Michael Bader
  1. Prof. Dr. Michael Bader

Published Online: 4 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527626236.ch9

Cardiovascular Hormone Systems: From Molecular Mechanisms to Novel Therapeutics

Cardiovascular Hormone Systems: From Molecular Mechanisms to Novel Therapeutics

How to Cite

Bader, M. (2008) Serotonin, in Cardiovascular Hormone Systems: From Molecular Mechanisms to Novel Therapeutics (ed M. Bader), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527626236.ch9

Editor Information

  1. Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC), Robert-Rössle-Strasse 10, 13092 Berlin, Germany

Author Information

  1. Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC), Robert-Rössle-Strasse 10, 13092 Berlin, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 10 SEP 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527319206

Online ISBN: 9783527626236

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Keywords:

  • serotonin;
  • 5-hydroxytryptophan;
  • receptor;
  • tryptophan hydroxylase;
  • aromatic amino acid decarboxylase;
  • monoamine oxidase

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Components of the Serotonin System

  • Cardiovascular Actions

  • Conclusions

  • References