MONOAMINE

is a functional group of a molecule which contains only one amine (-NH3) group. Typically monoamines form larger molecules such as neurotransmitters.

MONOAMINE: "Monoamines are molecules which contain only one amine group (-NH3)."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MONOAMINE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/monoamine/ (accessed August 18, 2019).
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