serotonin biosynthetic process

id: GO:0042427
name: serotonin biosynthetic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine), a monoamine neurotransmitter occurring in the peripheral and central nervous systems, also having hormonal properties.

Child Functions

GO:0006587serotonin biosynthetic process from tryptophan

Parent Functions

GO:0042428serotonin metabolic process
GO:0046219indolalkylamine biosynthetic process