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neurotransmitter
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a chemical that transmits nerve impulses across a synapse (the space between two nerve cells)
  • Nicotine appears to do exactly the same thing with the other two key neurotransmitters — dopamine and norepinephrine.
    Chapter 7 (81% in)
  • For example, depression is believed to be the result, at least in part, of a problem in the production of certain key brain chemicals, in particular the neurotransmitters known as serotonin, dopamine, and norepinephrine.
    Chapter 7 (80% in)

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