Eicosanoids

Known as: icosanoid, Icosanoids, Eicosanoid 
A class of compounds named after and generally derived from C20 fatty acids (EICOSANOIC ACIDS) that includes PROSTAGLANDINS; LEUKOTRIENES… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The epoxyeicosatrienoic acids (EETs) are products of cytochrome P450 epoxygenases that have vasodilatory properties similar to… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Fatty acids (FAs) and their derivatives are essential cellular metabolites whose concentrations must be closely regulated. This… (More)
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1997
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1997
Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors (PPARs) alpha and gamma are key regulators of lipid homeostasis and are activated by… (More)
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1997
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1997
Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors (PPARs) are nuclear hormone receptors controlling the expression of genes involved in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors (PPARs) are nuclear hormone receptors that regulate gene transcription in response to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
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1995
Aspirin [acetylsalicylic acid (ASA)], along with its analgesic-antipyretic uses, is now also being considered for cardiovascular… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Prostaglandin endoperoxide synthase 2, also referred to as cyclooxygenase 2 (COX-2), is a key enzyme in the conversion of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Samples of the expressed fixed oil from different sources of Nigella sativa seeds were examined by thin-layer and gas… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Eicosanoids may participate in colon carcinogenesis, as evidenced from work in animal tumor models showing prevention of colon… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
  • S Endres, R Ghorbani, +7 authors P C Weber
  • The New England journal of medicine
  • 1989
We examined whether the synthesis of interleukin-1 or tumor necrosis factor, two cytokines with potent inflammatory activities… (More)
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