"5-Hydroxytryptophan" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The immediate precursor in the biosynthesis of SEROTONIN from tryptophan. It is used as an antiepileptic and antidepressant.
- 5 Hydroxytryptophan
- Tryptophan, 5-Hydroxy-
- 5-Hydroxy- Tryptophan
- Tryptophan, 5 Hydroxy
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "5-Hydroxytryptophan".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "5-Hydroxytryptophan".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "5-Hydroxytryptophan" by people in this website by year, and whether "5-Hydroxytryptophan" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.