Phospholipases A2

Known as: Phospholipases A2 [Chemical/Ingredient], phosphatidolipase, PLA2 
Various types of calcium-dependent or -independent Phospholipases A2 hydrolyze phospholipids. Group I, II, and III phospholipases are secreted, while… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Increased lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 (Lp-PLA2) activity is associated with increased risk of cardiac events, but it… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Histamine provokes itching and is a major skin disease complaint. Histamine is known to excite a subset of sensory neurons… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
The Group IV phospholipase A2 family is comprised of six intracellular enzymes commonly called cytosolic phospholipase A2 (cPLA2… (More)
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2003
Review
2003
Local and systemic skeletal muscle degeneration is a common consequence of envenomations due to snakebites and mass bee attacks… (More)
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1999
Review
1999
Phospholipases A2 (PLA2s) are enzymes that catalyse the hydrolysis of the sn-2 acyl bond of glycerophospholipids to produce free… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Phospholipase A2 (PLA2) enzymes are critical regulators of prostaglandin and leukotriene synthesis and can directly modify the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The majority of phospholipase A2 activity in myocardium is calcium-independent and selective for hydrolysis of plasmalogen… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
A chemical description of the action of phospholipase A2 (PLA2) can now be inferred with confidence from three high-resolution x… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The major dithiothreitol-resistant phospholipase A2 activity present in the cytosol of U937 cells has been purified greater than… (More)
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Review
1989
Review
1989
Snake venom phospholipase A2 enzymes induce a wide variety of pathological symptoms in animals, despite sharing a common… (More)
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