Leukotrienes

Known as: Leukotriene, Leukotrienes [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A family of biologically active compounds derived from arachidonic acid by oxidative metabolism through the 5-lipoxygenase pathway. They participate… (More)

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Review
2016
Review
2016
Eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders, including eosinophilic esophagitis, gastroenteritis, and colitis, refer to a spectrum of… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Nucleotides and cysteinyl-leukotrienes (CysLTs) are unrelated signaling molecules inducing multiple effects through separate G… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Adaptive immune responses begin after antigen-bearing dendritic cells (DCs) traffic from peripheral tissues to lymph nodes. Here… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The cysteinyl leukotrienes-leukotriene C4(LTC4), leukotriene D4(LTD4) and leukotriene E4(LTE4)-are important mediators of human… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Apoptosis in vivo is followed almost inevitably by rapid uptake into adjacent phagocytic cells, a critical process in tissue… (More)
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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… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
Arachidonic acid plays a central role in a biological control system where such oxygenated derivatives as prostaglandins… (More)
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
Leukotrienes B4, C4, and D4, members of a recently discovered family of substances biosynthesized from arachidonic acid, were… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Slow reacting substance of anaphylaxis (SRS-A) is released by various stimuli, including immunological challenge, and has long… (More)
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1980
Highly Cited
1980
Arachidonic acid is metabolised either by cyclooxygenases to produce prostaglandins and thromboxanes or by lipoxygenases to… (More)
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