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The Vertebrate Trait Ontology (VT) is being developed as a collaborative effort between the Rat Genome Database at the Medical College of Wisconsin (RGD,, Mouse Genome Informatics at the Jackson Laboratory ( and the Animal QTL database at Iowa State University ( For more information about this vocabulary, or to request additions or changes, please contact us (

Term:brain epinephrine amount
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Accession:VT:0010871 term browser browse the term
Definition:The proportion, quantity or volume in the brain of a catecholamine secreted by the adrenal gland upon stimulation of the sympathetic nervous system.

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  vertebrate trait 2888
    organ system trait 1978
      nervous/sensory system trait 172
        nervous system morphology trait 150
          brain morphology trait 59
            brain molecular composition trait 0
              brain epinephrine amount 0
                forebrain epinephrine amount 0
                hypothalamus epinephrine amount 0
                medulla oblongata epinephrine amount 0
                midbrain/pons epinephrine amount 0
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