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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
2002
Review
2002
Linoleic and alpha-linolenic acids, obtained from plant material in the diet are the precursors in tissues of two families with… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
When tissues are exposed to diverse physiological and pathological stimuli, arachidonic acid is liberated from membrane… 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
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The three-dimensional structure of prostaglandin H2 synthase-1, an integral membrane protein, has been determined at 3.5… Expand
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
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
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Prostaglandin (PG) endoperoxides (PGG2 and PGH2) contract arterial smooth muscle and cause platelet aggregation. Microsomes from… Expand
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Fresh arterial tissue generates an unstable substance (prostablandin X) which relaxes vascular smooth muscle and potently… Expand
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Microsomal fractions from arterial walls of pigs and rabbits and fundus of rat stomach generate from prostaglandin endoperoxides… Expand