Synthetic pathways and processes for effective production of 5-hydroxytryptophan and serotonin from glucose in Escherichia coliJosé Aníbal Mora Villalobos & An-Ping Zeng
Tryptophan derivatives such as 5-hydroxytryptophan (5HTP) and serotonin are valuable molecules with pharmaceutical interest. 5HTP is presently mainly obtained by extraction from the plant Griffonia simplicifolia and serotonin is produced by chemical synthesis. A simple biotechnological method for the production of these compounds is desired.
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