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Dihydroxyphenylalanine

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Description of Dihydroxyphenylalanine

Dihydroxyphenylalanine: D1 and D2 agonist; precursor in dopamine biosynthesis; levodopa or L-DOPA is the generic name of the antiparkinson drug.
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Dihydroxyphenylalanine: A beta-hydroxylated derivative of phenylalanine. The D-form of dihydroxyphenylalanine has less physiologic activity than the L-form and is commonly used experimentally to determine whether the pharmacological effects of LEVODOPA are stereospecific.
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Abbreviation: Dihydroxyphenylalanine

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The term Dihydroxyphenylalanine can be used for:

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