prostaglandin biosynthetic process

Known as: prostaglandin anabolism, prostaglandin biosynthesis, prostaglandin synthesis 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of prostaglandins, any of a group of biologically active metabolites which contain a… (More)
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2004
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2004
CONTEXT Use of aspirin and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) has been associated with a decrease in the risk of… (More)
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2000
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2000
The cyclooxygenase (COX)-2 enzyme is responsible for increased prostaglandin formation in inflammatory states and is the major… (More)
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2000
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2000
Eicosanoids modulate the interaction of tumor cells with various host components in cancer metastasis. Their synthesis involves… (More)
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1999
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1999
The formation of prostaglandins requires the catalytic activity of cyclooxygenase (COX) which converts arachidonic acid to the… (More)
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1998
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1998
BACKGROUND & AIMS Selective inhibitors of cyclooxygenase (COX)-2 are being developed as gastrointestinal-sparing anti… (More)
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1997
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1997
Curcumin, the active ingredient of the rhizome of the plant turmeric (Curcuma longa Linn), a commonly used spice, prevents cancer… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
The nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug sulindac is known to inhibit chemical carcinogenesis in rodent models and cause… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
We studied the ability of a single oral dose of aspirin to inhibit prostacyclin synthesis by human arterial and venous tissue and… (More)
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1974
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1974
 
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1971