Type: Term Pronunciation: dō′pă Definitions: 1. An intermediate in the catabolism of l-phenylalanine and l-tyrosine, and in the biosynthesis of norepinephrine, epinephrine, and melanin; the l form, levodopa, is biologically active. Synonyms: 3, 4-dihydroxyphenylalanine See: dopa reac...
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[n] - amino acid that is formed in the liver and converted into dopamine in the brain
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Dopa: A precursor (forerunner) of dopamine, a key neurotransmitter (messenger) in the brain. Dopa is used in the treatment of Parkinson disease. Parkinson disease is believed to be related to low levels of dopamine in certain parts of the brain. When dopa is taken by mouth, it crosses through the bl...
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(= L-DOPA; levodopa; 3-hydroxytyrosine) Precursor of the neurotransmitter dopamine, made from L-tyrosine by tyrosine 3-mono-oxygenase and used as a treatment for Parkinsonism.
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An amino acid derived from the amino acid tyrosine. It is formed as the first intermediate in the production of dopamine, a neurotransmitter. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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dihydroxyphenylalanine noun amino acid that is formed in the liver and converted into dopamine in the brain
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(do´pә) a compound produced by oxidation of tyrosine by tyrosinase; it is the precursor of dopamine and an intermediate product in the biosynthesis of norepinephrine, epinephrine, and melanin. The naturally occurring form is L-dopa (see levodopa), and is used to treat Parkinson disease and ot...
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(from the article `dopamine`) a nitrogen-containing organic compound formed as an intermediate compound from dihydroxyphenylalanine (dopa) during the metabolism of the amino acid ...
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In Enochian, Dopa is a minor angel.
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1) Amino acid 2) Aminoalkanoic acid 3) An amino acid 4) Dihydroxyphenylalanine 5) L-... (treatment for parkinsonism) 6) Minor angel 7) Neurotransmitter amino acid
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