Lipoxygenases

Known as: Lipoxygenases [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Dioxygenases that catalyze the peroxidation of methylene-interrupted UNSATURATED FATTY ACIDS.
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1978-2018
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2010
2010
Lipoxygenases (LOXs) are crucial for lipid peroxidation processes during plant defense responses to pathogen infection. A pepper… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE Lipoxygenases are regulators of chronic inflammation and oxidative stress generation. We evaluated the role of 5- and… (More)
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2004
2004
Lipoxygenases are a class of dioxygenases that form hydroperoxy fatty acids with distinct positional and stereo configurations… (More)
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2003
2003
Lipoxygenases and cyclooxygenase are key mediators of arachidonic acid metabolism. The eicosanoids metabolites from these… (More)
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2001
2001
Lipoxygenases are key enzymes in the synthesis of oxylipins and play an important role in the response of plants to wounding and… (More)
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1999
1999
Epidemiologic and animal studies have linked pancreatic cancer growth with fat intake, especially unsaturated fats. Arachidonic… (More)
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1996
1996
Lipoxygenases, which are widely distributed among plant and animal species, are Fe-containing dioxygenases that act on lipids… (More)
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1996
1996
Lipoxygenases are ubiquitous enzymes in eukaryotes. In plants, lipoxygenases are involved in the synthesis of the hormone… (More)
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1993
1993
In mammals, the hydroperoxidation of arachidonic acid by lipoxygenases leads to the formation of leukotrienes and lipoxins… (More)
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