Source of group II phospholipase A2 in gastric juice.

Abstract

Gastric juice contains both pancreatic group I phospholipase A2 (PLA2-I) and synovial-type group II phospholipase A2 (PLA2-II), which may play a crucial role in Helicobacter pylori infection and gastric mucosal injury. PLA2-I present in gastric juice is derived from pancreatic acinar cells. The cellular source of PLA2-II found in gastric juice is unknown. A… (More)

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