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ALOX15B protein, human

Known as: EC 1.13.11.33, 15-LOX-B, 15-LO-2 protein, human 
Arachidonate 15-lipoxygenase B (676 aa, ~76 kDa) is encoded by the human ALOX15B gene. This protein plays a role in fatty acid metabolism.
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2008
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2008
Lipoxygenases (LOXs) are a family of nonheme iron dioxygenases that catalyze the regioselective and stereospecific… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
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2006
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2006
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
15-Lipoxygenase 2 (15-LOX2), the most abundant arachidonate (AA)-metabolizing enzyme expressed in adult human prostate, is a… 
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
15-Lipoxygenase 2 (15-LOX2) is a recently cloned human lipoxygenase that shows tissue-restricted expression in prostate, lung… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Phorbol ester-inducible mouse 8S-lipoxygenase (8-LOX) and its human homologue, 15S-lipoxygenase-2 (15-LOX-2), share 78% identity… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The lipoxygenase metabolism of arachidonic acid occurs in specific blood cell types and epithelial tissues and is activated in… 
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
One of the effects of topical application of phorbol ester to mouse skin is the induction of an 8S-lipoxygenase in association… 
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
The etiology of aspirin-sensitive asthma is unknown, but a plausible hypothesis is that the inhibitory effect of aspirin on the…