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Prostaglandin H2

Known as: PGH2, Prosta-5,13-dien-1-oic acid, 9,11-epidioxy-15-hydroxy-, (5Z,9alpha,11alpha,13E,15S)-, PGH(2) 
A cyclic endoperoxide intermediate produced by the action of CYCLOOXYGENASE on ARACHIDONIC ACID. It is further converted by a series of specific… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Prostaglandin E(2) (PGE(2)) is the most abundant prostaglandin in the human body. It has a large number of biological actions… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Prostaglandin (PG)E2 is a potent mediator of pain and inflammation, and high levels of this lipid mediator are observed in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Arachidonic acid is metabolized to prostaglandin H2 (PGH2) by cyclooxygenase (COX). COX-2, the inducible COX isozyme, has a key… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
The cyclooxygenase (COX) enzymes catalyze a key step in the conversion of arachidonate to PGH2, the immediate substrate for a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The formation of prostaglandins requires the catalytic activity of cyclooxygenase (COX) which converts arachidonic acid to the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The three-dimensional structure of prostaglandin H2 synthase-1, an integral membrane protein, has been determined at 3.5 A… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Murine prostaglandin endoperoxide (PGH) synthase-1 and PGH synthase-2 expressed in cos-1 cells were found to be differentially… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
A highly sensitive fluorometric method for the quantitation of cholesterol, lipid, and other hydroperoxides at the picomole level… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Microsomes prepared from rabbit or pig aortas transformed endoperoxides (PGG2 or PGH2) to an unstable substance (PGX) that… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Fresh arterial tissue generates an unstable substance (prostablandin X) which relaxes vascular smooth muscle and potently… Expand
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