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How- ever, very low concentrations of aromatic hydrocarbons also enhance ciliary movement and mucus release in bivalve gills (Kittredge & Naninga, private communication). Thus, some secretory responses to 5-HT may be general responses to irritation rather than responses to a specific chemical messenger. As a neurotransmitter, 5-HT certainly mediates functions other than mucus secretion in both vertebrates 1974a,b) and invertebrates 7. (Costa & Greengard, (Gerschenfeld, 1973) . 1. Principles of Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry A recent study utilized gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS) to determine the concentrations of 5-HT and other biogenic amines in the Retzius cells (McAdoo & Coggeshall, 1976).

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