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neurotransmitter

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A chemical substance, such as acetylcholine or dopamine, that transmits nerve impulses across a synapse.

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  • noun biochemistry, neuroscience Any substance, such as acetylcholine or dopamine, responsible for sending nerve signals across a synapse between two neurons.

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  • noun a neurochemical that transmits nerve impulses across a synapse

Etymologies

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neuro- +‎ transmitter.

Examples

  • If that neurotransmitter is not cleared away, it would like having a continuous signal going on.

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  • To give you a little bit of background (if you want more, see the post on dopamine), dopamine is a signaling molecule known as a neurotransmitter, which is released from one neuron and binds to receptors on another neuron to produce effects.

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  • To give you a little bit of background (if you want more, see the post on dopamine), dopamine is a signaling molecule known as a neurotransmitter, which is released from one neuron and binds to receptors on another neuron to produce effects.

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  • To give you a little bit of background (if you want more, see the post on dopamine), dopamine is a signaling molecule known as a neurotransmitter, which is released from one neuron and binds to receptors on another neuron to produce effects.

    ScienceBlogs Channel : Life Science

  • To give you a little bit of background (if you want more, see the post on dopamine), dopamine is a signaling molecule known as a neurotransmitter, which is released from one neuron and binds to receptors on another neuron to produce effects.

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  • A recent report indicated that a binding receptor for cis-UCA has been identified as the neurotransmitter 5-hydroxytryptamine, or 5HT (Serotonin) [54].

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  • Serotonin is a peptide which is just a little protein known as a neurotransmitter, which boosts our mood.

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  • To help a message sprint from one neuron to the next, the sending neuron ending secretes a chemical called a neurotransmitter into the synapse.

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  • If the neurotransmitter is the correct one for the job, its shape will complement the shape of a receptor on the dendrite membrane and it will bond.

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  • If the neurotransmitter is the correct one for the job, its shape will complement the shape of a receptor on the dendrite membrane and it will bond.

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