• regulation
  • The two melatonin receptor subtypes display identical ligand binding characteristics and mediate a myriad of signaling pathways, including adenylyl cyclase inhibition, phospholipase C stimulation and the regulation of other effector molecules. (mdpi.com)
  • production
  • Aralkylamine N-acetyltransferase (AANAT) (EC 2.3.1.87), also known as arylalkylamine N-acetyltransferase or serotonin N-acetyltransferase (SNAT), is an enzyme that is involved in the day/night rhythmic production of melatonin, by modification of serotonin. (wikipedia.org)
  • names
  • Other names in common use include: AANAT Arylalkylamine N-acetyltransferase Melatonin rhythm enzyme Serotonin acetylase Serotonin acetyltransferase Serotonin N-acetyltransferase The officially accepted name is aralkylamine N-acetyltransferase. (wikipedia.org)