Skip to search formSkip to main content
You are currently offline. Some features of the site may not work correctly.

PLA2G4B protein, human

Known as: HsT16992, cytosolic phospholipase A2 beta, human, PLA2G4B 
Cytosolic phospholipase A2 beta (781 aa, ~88 kDa) is encoded by the human PLA2G4B gene. This protein plays a role in glycerophospholipid metabolism.
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
2014
2014
Objective The objective of this study was to investigate whether cytosolic phospholipase A2 (cPLA2), an important isoform of PLA2… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
2009
2009
Cytoplasmic lipid bodies (also known as lipid droplets) are intracellular deposits of arachidonic acid (AA), which can be… Expand
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • figure 2
  • table 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
2007
2007
Singlet oxygen is a highly reactive form of molecular oxygen that may harm living systems by oxidizing critical cellular… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Review
2006
Review
2006
Phospholipase A(2) (PLA(2)) (EC 3.1.1.4) catalyzes hydrolysis of the sn-2 ester bond of glycerophospholipids. The enzyme is… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Migratory birds can use a magnetic compass for orientation during their migratory journeys covering thousands of kilometers. But… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Generation of arachidonic acid by the ubiquitously expressed cytosolic phospholipase A2 (PLA2) has a fundamental role in the… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The mechanism by which chronic lithium exerts its therapeutic effect in brains of bipolar patients is not known. One possibility… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Many recent studies have emphasized the deleterious role of inflammation in CNS injury. Increases in free fatty acids… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Phospholipid breakdown has been reported to be an early event in the brain after global cerebral ischemia… Expand
Is this relevant?
1996
1996
Phospholipase A2 (PLA2) and reactive oxygen species have been implicated both individually and synergistically in various forms… Expand
Is this relevant?