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The Mouse Adult Gross Anatomy Ontology and Mammalian Phenotype Ontology are downloaded weekly from the Mouse Genome Informatics databases at Jackson Laboratories ( For more information about these ontologies, see the MGI Publications Page at

Term:abnormal circulating phenylalanine level
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Definition:aberrant concentration in the blood of phenylalanine (2-amino-3-phenylpropanoic acid), an aromatic amino acid that is alanine in which one of the methyl hydrogens is substituted by a phenyl group; it is an essential alpha-amino acid and the precursor of tyrosine, the monoamine neurotransmitters dopamine, norepinephrine and epinephrine, and the skin pigment melanin
Synonyms:narrow_synonym: abnormal plasma phenylalanine level;   abnormal serum phenylalanine level

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  mammalian phenotype 0
    homeostasis/metabolism phenotype 0
      abnormal homeostasis 0
        abnormal amino acid level 0
          abnormal circulating amino acid level 0
            abnormal circulating phenylalanine level 0
              decreased circulating phenylalanine level 0
              increased circulating phenylalanine level 0
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