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Category:GO:0071872 ! cellular response to epinephrine stimulus

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DAG for GO:0071872id: GO:0071872

name: cellular response to epinephrine stimulus
namespace: biological_process
def: "Any process that results in a change in state or activity of a cell (in terms of movement, secretion, enzyme production, gene expression, etc.) as a result of an epinephrine stimulus. Epinephrine is a catecholamine that has the formula C9H13NO3; it is secreted by the adrenal medulla to act as a hormone, and released by certain neurons to act as a neurotransmitter active in the central nervous system." [CHEBI:33568, GOC:BHF, GOC:mah]
comment: Note that epinephrine and norepinephrine are ligands for the same receptors, and there are multiple adrenergic receptors.
synonym: "cellular response to adrenaline stimulus" EXACT [GOC:mah]
is_a: GO:0071870 ! cellular response to catecholamine stimulus
is_a: GO:0071871 ! response to epinephrine


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