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As a result, the metabolism of arachidonic acid produces oxidized products that behave as potent autocrine and paracrine regulators of cell function and modulate diverse physiologic and pathologic responses including growth and invasiveness of tumor cells (Sigal, 1991; Cao et al.
Efficacy and safety of arachidonic acid for treatment of Schistosoma mansoni-infected children in Menoufiya, Egypt.
12-lipoxygenase metabolites of arachidonic acid mediate metabotropic glutamate receptor-dependent long-term depression at hippocampal CA3-CA1 synapses.
Both are converted by desaturase and elongase enzymes into their long-chain derivatives: ALA is converted to eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA); and LA is converted to arachidonic acid (ARA).
erinaceus specifically inhibited collagen-induced platelet aggregation through the inhibition of upstream of arachidonic acid liberation in integrin [alpha]2/[beta]1 signaling.
Prior to the start of the feeding trial, juvenile eel were fed with the basal diet for 4 weeks to adjust to the semi-purified diet and to deplete possible body reserves of arachidonic acid.
7) Agonists used were ADP in 2 different concentrations (5[micro]M and 10[micro]M), collagen (1 [micro]g/mL), and arachidonic acid (0.
These patients were very special because we were sure they were off aspirin because we checked with arachidonic acid," Dr.
Arachidonic acid testing reveals whether a patient is taking aspirin, which inhibits cydo-oxygenase-1-mediated events leading to platelet aggregation.
Platelet aggregometry identified significant changes in the clotting profile in response to stimulation with arachidonic acid, adrenaline and ADP.