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Prostaglandins

Known as: prostoglandin agent, PG, prostanoid 
One of several hormone-like substances made by the body. Different PGs control blood pressure, contraction of smooth muscles, and other processes… Expand
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2019
Review
2019
Epilepsy is a chronic neurological disease characterized by an enduring propensity for generation of seizures. The pathogenic… Expand
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2018
Review
2018
Inflammatory mediators, including cytokines, histamine, bradykinin, prostaglandins, and leukotrienes, impact the immune system… Expand
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2018
Review
2018
Comparatively little attention has been paid to the bryophytes for use in the human diet or medicine in spite of the presence of… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
  • C. Funk
  • Science
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 12564549
Prostaglandins and leukotrienes are potent eicosanoid lipid mediators derived from phospholipase-released arachidonic acid that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
NF-κB is a critical activator of genes involved in inflammation and immunity. Pro-inflammatory cytokines activate the IκB kinase… Expand
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1999
Review
1999
I. Introduction II. Molecular Aspects A. PPAR isotypes: identity, genomic organization and chromosomal localization B. DNA… Expand
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Astrocytes in the brain form an intimately associated network with neurons. They respond to neuronal activity and synaptically… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Prostaglandin endoperoxide synthase 2, also referred to as cyclooxygenase 2 (COX-2), is a key enzyme in the conversion of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
1. Oxygen is a toxic gas - an introductionto oxygen toxicity and reactive species 2. The chemistry of free radicals and related… Expand
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1971
Highly Cited
1971
  • J. Vane
  • Nature: New biology
  • 1971
  • Corpus ID: 19514782
Experiments with guinea-pig lung suggest that some of the therapeutic effects of sodium salicylate and aspirin-like drugs are due… Expand
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