Dopaminergic vs Dopamine - What's the difference?

dopaminergic | dopamine |

Dopaminergic is a related term of dopamine.


As a adjective dopaminergic

is containing, involving, or transmitting dopamine.

As a noun dopamine is

(neurotransmitter) a neurotransmitter associated with movement, attention, learning, and the brain’s pleasure and reward system.

dopaminergic

English

Adjective

(-)
  • Containing, involving, or transmitting dopamine.
  • The nucleus accumbens is one of the most studied nuclei in the dopaminergic system.
  • Of or relating to dopamine.
  • dopamine

    Noun

  • (label) A neurotransmitter associated with movement, attention, learning, and the brain’s pleasure and reward system.
  • Abbreviations

    * DA

    Hypernyms

    * catecholamine * phenethylamine

    See also

    * norepinephrine English words suffixed with -amine ----