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Leukotriene B4

Known as: Leukotriene B 4, 5S,12R-dihydroxy-6Z,8E,10E,14Z-eicosatetraenoic Acid, Leukotriene B4 [Chemical/Ingredient] 
The major metabolite in neutrophil polymorphonuclear leukocytes. It stimulates polymorphonuclear cell function (degranulation, formation of oxygen… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Resolvin E1 (RvE1) is a potent anti-inflammatory and proresolving mediator derived from omega-3 eicosapentaenoic acid generated… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Leukotriene B4 (LTB4) was originally described as a potent lipid myeloid cell chemoattractant, rapidly generated from innate… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Leukotriene B4 (LTB4) is a potent chemoattractant for myeloid leukocytes, which express BLT1, the high-affinity receptor for LTB4… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Leukotrienes (LTs) and prostaglandins (PGs) amplify acute inflammation, whereas lipoxins (LXs) have unique anti-inflammatory… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Inflammation is a local immune response to 'foreign' molecules, infection and injury. Leukotriene B4, a potent chemotactic agent… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Inflammation is a local immune response to 'foreign' molecules, infection and injury. Leukotriene B4, a potent chemotactic agent… Expand
Review
1994
Review
1994
  • W. Henderson
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 34810055
Leukotrienes, together with prostaglandins, thromboxanes, and lipoxins, are the major constituents of a group of biologically… Expand
Review
1987
Review
1987
Arachidonic acid is released from membrane phospholipids upon cell stimulation (for example, by immune complexes and calcium… Expand
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Leukotriene B4, an arachidonic acid metabolite, is a potent chemotactic agent, and is thought to be an important mediator of… Expand
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Leukotrienes B4, C4, and D4, members of a recently discovered family of substances biosynthesized from arachidonic acid, were… Expand