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PTGS2 protein, human

Known as: PTGS2, Prostaglandin H2 Synthase 2, Cyclooxygenase 
An enzyme that speeds up the formation of substances that cause inflammation and pain. It may also cause tumor cells to grow. Some tumors have high… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Despite the molecular and histological similarities between fetal bone development and fracture healing, inflammation is an early… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
The discovery of Helicobacter pylori has greatly changed our approach to peptic ulcer disease. Bacterial, host, and environmental… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Abstract Objective: To compare rates of upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage among elderly patients given selective cyclo-oxygenase… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Although recent studies have demonstrated that cyclooxygenase (COX)-2 is overexpressed in various cancers including gastric… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We have demonstrated previously that cyclo-oxygenase-2 (COX2), the rate-limiting enzyme in the biosynthesis of prostaglandins… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Cyclooxygenase (COX)-2 expression was immunohistochemically examined in 59 human lung cancers as well as in normal and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Abstract Systemic, posttranscriptional silencing of transgenes in Nicotiana benthamiana was initiated in localized regions of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Dietary phosphorus (P) restriction is known to ameliorate secondary hyperparathyroidism in renal failure patients. In early renal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Cyclo-oxygenase (COX) is a rate-limiting enzyme that converts arachidonic acid to prostaglandins (PGs) and exists in two isoforms… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Prostaglandin endoperoxide synthase (PHS) catalyzes the committed step in the biosynthesis of prostaglandins and thromboxane. We… Expand
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