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Arachidonic Acid

Known as: 5,8,11,14-Eicosatetraenoic acid, (all-Z)-, Fatty Acid 20:4 n-6, acid arachidonic 
An unsaturated, essential fatty acid. It is found in animal and human fat as well as in the liver, brain, and glandular organs, and is a constituent… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Concentrations of the long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPUFAs) docosahexaenoic acid (DHA, 22:6n-3) and arachidonic acid… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
TRPV4 is a widely expressed cation channel of the ‘transient receptor potential’ (TRP) family that is related to the vanilloid… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
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  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 8980415
Recent studies have indicated that arachidonic acid is primarily metabolized by cytochrome P-450 (CYP) enzymes in the brain, lung… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
The cardiovascular and other actions of angiotensin II (Ang II) are mediated by AT(1) and AT(2) receptors, which are seven… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Cyclooxygenases 1 and 2 (COX-1 and COX-2) are key enzymes in prostaglandin biosynthesis and the target enzymes for the widely… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
We report the cloning and expression of a cDNA encoding a high molecular weight (85.2 kd) cytosolic phospholipase A2 (cPLA2) that… Expand
Review
1986
Review
1986
C YC LOO XYGENASE PRODUC TS… Expand
Review
1980
Review
1980
The enzymatic oxidation of arachidonic acid has been shown to yield potent pathological agents by two major pathways. Those of… Expand
Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
PROSTAGLANDINS are potent vasoactive agents with a wide variety of other actions that depend on the species and organ tested and… Expand
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
Arachidonic acid incubated with human platelets was converted into three compounds, 12L-hydroxy-5,8,10,14-eicosatetraenoic acid… Expand