*  PTGS1 - Wikipedia
Prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase (PTGS), also known as cyclooxygenase (COX), is the key enzyme in prostaglandin biosynthesis ... released from membrane phospholipids at the sn-2 ester binding site by the enzymatic activity of phospholipase A2, to ... Cyclooxygenase 1 (COX-1), also known as prostaglandin G/H synthase 1, prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase 1 or prostaglandin H2 ... Cyclooxygenase (COX) is the central enzyme in the biosynthetic pathway to prostaglandins from arachidonic acid. This protein ...
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*  Prostaglandin receptor - Wikipedia
However, the same enzymes that metabolize arachidonic acid to series 2 prostanoids similarly metabolize two other straight ... Phospholipase C (PLC) which when activated is responsible for forming Inositol trisphosphate (IP3) and diacylglycerol secondary ... Prostaglandin receptors or prostanoid receptors represent a sub-class of cell surface membrane receptors that are regarded as ... IUPHAR GPCR Database - Prostanoid receptors Prostaglandin Receptors at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject ...
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*  Brain Sciences | Free Full-Text | Ethanol Neurotoxicity in the Developing Cerebellum: Underlying Mechanisms and Implications |...
In prostaglandin synthesis, the enzyme phospholipase A2 (PLA2) catalyzes the formation of arachidonic acid from membrane-bound ... 9. Ethanol Increases Prostaglandin Production. Prostaglandins (PGs), especially prostaglandin E2 (PGE2), regulate CNS ... which is subsequently converted into prostaglandin by enzyme cyclooxygenase. In vitro and in vivo studies show that ethanol can ... Prostaglandins 1988, 36, 835-846. [Google Scholar]. *Luo, J.; Lindstrom, C.L.; Donahue, A.; Miller, M.W. Differential effects ...
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*  Intracellular- and extracellular-derived Ca2+ influence phospholipase A2-mediated fatty acid release from brain phospholipids
1. Kudo I, Murakami M. Phospholipase A2 enzymes. Prostaglandins Other Lipid Mediat. 2002;68-69:3-58. [PubMed] ... cytosolic phospholipase A2. iPLA2. Ca2+-independent phospholipase A2. sPLA2. secretory phospholipase A2. PUFA. polyunsaturated ... Brain phospholipases A2: a perspective on the history. Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. 2004;71:161-169. [PubMed] ... 1. Overview of the phospholipase A2 families. Although PLA2 enzymes have been known for over 100 years, only within the last 15 ...
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*  Prostaglandin | chemical compound | Britannica.com
Prostaglandins were discovered in human semen in 1935 by the Swedish physiologist Ulf von Euler, who named them, thinking that ... Prostaglandin, any of a group of physiologically active substances having diverse hormonelike effects in animals. ... These stimuli, either directly or indirectly, result in the activation of an enzyme called phospholipase A2. This enzyme ... More About Prostaglandin. 19 references found in Britannica articles. Assorted References. *major reference* In prostaglandin: ...
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*  Cyclooxygenase-1 and -2 enzymes differentially regulate the brain upstream NF-κB pathway and downstream enzymes involved in...
2 enzymes differentially regulate the brain upstream NF-κB pathway and downstream enzymes involved in prostaglandin ... we examined the expression and activity of COX-2 and phospholipase A2 enzymes (cPLA2 and sPLA2), as well as the expression of ... M. Kerry O'Banion, Prostaglandin E2 synthases in neurologic homeostasis and disease, Prostaglandins & Other Lipid Mediators, ... metabolic pathway to prostaglandin E2 (PGE2), as well as enzyme activity, protein and mRNA levels of the reciprocal isozyme, ...
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*  Fluticasone (Topical) (Professional Patient Advice) - Drugs.com
... liposomal enzymes, prostaglandins) through the induction of phospholipase A2 inhibitory proteins (lipocortins) and sequential ...
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*  KAKEN - Research Projects | Isolation of Phospholipase A 2 Activating Peptide From Inflamed Gingival Tissues. (KAKENHI-PROJECT...
Prostaglandins are synthesized by phospholipase A_2 (PLase A_2), a rate-limiting enzyme for their synthesis. Thus, group of ... Phospholipase A_2 / Peptide / Gingival tissues / Carrageenin induced granuloma / ホスホリパ-ゼA_2 / 実験的炎症 / 起炎 / 血管透過性. ... Isolation of Phospholipase A_2 Activating Peptide From Inflamed Gingival Tissues.. Research Project ... Publications] Kudo T.: 'Involvement of lysosomal enzymes in enkephalin production in dental pulp of the rat' Dentistry in Japan ...
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*  News Release | Scripps Research
... with phospholipase A2 enzymes making a more limited contribution. MAGL also regulated arachidonic acid and prostaglandins in ... Phospholipase A2 enzymes have long been considered the dominant producers of arachidonic acid, and thus a major element in ... They work by inhibiting the cyclo-oxygenase enzymes that convert arachidonic acid into prostaglandins. But NSAIDs also inhibit ... Nomura, Cravatt, and their colleagues confirmed in their experiments that phospholipase A2 enzymes play a major role in ...
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*  Innate Immunity | Boundless Anatomy and Physiology
This pathway is mediated by the enzymes phospholipase A2 (PLA2), cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2), and prostaglandin E2 synthase. These ... A trigger of the fever, called a pyrogen, causes a release of prostaglandin E2 (PGE2). PGE2 then acts on the hypothalamus, ... The primary fever mediator in the human body is prostaglandin E2 (PGE2), which acts on the hypothalamus to raise the ... Fever is an elevation of body temperature above the regulatory set point, mediated through the release of prostaglandin E2. ...
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Eunuch, one of the precursors of prostaglandins, is made available for prostaglandin synthesis by the enzyme phospholipase A2. ...
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*  April 2015 - Mast Attack
To make prostaglandins, an enzyme called phospholipase A2 turns diacylglycerol into arachidonic acid (AA). All prostaglandins ... To make prostaglandins from AA, cells use the enzymes COX-1 and COX-2. COX-1 produces regular low levels of prostaglandins, ... asthma, flushing, prostaglandin D2, prostaglandins, respiratory symptoms Prostaglandins and leukotrienes. Lisa Klimas. April 25 ... Other enzymes called prostaglandin synthases finish off making the prostaglandins into the right shapes. To make leukotrienes ...
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*  Nutritional supplement to improve supplementary target protein fraction (TPF) delivery, intracellular absorption and...
... prostaglandin (PG) E2, and the inflammatory enzyme phospholipase A2. Embodiments of the present invention rely on benefits of ... and various enzymes including the digestive enzyme pepsin. Common chlorella without specialtreatment is hard to digest as the ... The proton pump consists of an enzyme reaction in the parietal cell membrane that uses ATP to transport H+ across the cell ... The primary role of chondroitin sulfate A-4 in promoting joint health lies in the ability to reduce the degenerative enzymes ...
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*  Scripps Research Scientists Discover Inflammation Is Controlled Differently in Brain and Other Tissues - Healthcanal.com :...
... with phospholipase A2 enzymes making a more limited contribution. MAGL also regulated arachidonic acid and prostaglandins in ... Phospholipase A2 enzymes have long been considered the dominant producers of arachidonic acid, and thus a major element in ... They work by inhibiting the cyclo-oxygenase enzymes that convert arachidonic acid into prostaglandins. But NSAIDs also inhibit ... Nomura, Cravatt, and their colleagues confirmed in their experiments that phospholipase A2 enzymes play a major role in ...
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*  Lipoprotein-Associated Phospholipase A2 and Risk Stratification for Cardiovascular Disease: Not Ready for "Prime Time"
It states the role of prostaglandins in inflammation and mentions the two classes of the enzyme phospholipase A2 (PLA2) ... Characterization of Group X Phospholipase A2 as the Major Enzyme Secreted by Human Keratinocytes and its Regulation by the ... Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 (Lp-PLA2) is a calcium-independent phospholipase A2 that circulates in plasma in ... Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 (Lp-PLA2) is an emerging risk factor and therapeutic target for cardiovascular disease ...
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*  Diverse Functions of Secretory Phospholipases A2
I. Kudo and M. Murakami, "Phospholipase A2 enzymes," Prostaglandins and Other Lipid Mediators, vol. 68-69, pp. 3-58, 2002. View ... "Expression of secretory phospholipase A2 enzymes in lungs of humans with pneumonia and their potential prostaglandin-synthetic ... M. Murakami, Y. Taketomi, C. Girard, K. Yamamoto, and G. Lambeau, "Emerging roles of secreted phospholipase A2 enzymes: lessons ... N. M. Muñoz, Y. J. Kim, A. Y. Meliton et al., "Human group V phospholipase A2 induces group IVA phospholipase A2-independent ...
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*  Three Candidate Genes and Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitor-Related Cough | Hypertension
... phospholipase C and/or A2, prostaglandins, neuropeptide Y) and to local release of histamine in the airways.2 3 Because cough ... An insertion/deletion polymorphism in the angiotensin I-converting enzyme gene accounting for half the variance of serum enzyme ... Three Candidate Genes and Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitor-Related Cough. A Pharmacogenetic Analysis. Robert Y. L. Zee, ... Three Candidate Genes and Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitor-Related Cough. Robert Y. L. Zee, Valluri S. Rao, Robert Z. ...
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*  Functional Characterization of Cyclooxygenase-2 Polymorphisms | Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
... like phospholipases, specific prostaglandin synthases/isomerases, or possibly drug-metabolizing enzymes may be responsible for ... Cyclooxygenases (COX)-1 and -2 are the key enzymes in the conversion of arachidonic acid to prostaglandin (PG) H2, the ... Cyclooxygenases (COX)-1 and -2 are the key enzymes in the conversion of arachidonic acid to prostaglandins. COX-2 appears to ... 1989) Cloning of human gene encoding prostaglandin endoperoxide synthase and primary structure of the enzyme. Biochem Biophys ...
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*  The role of the EP receptors for prostaglandin E2 in skin and skin cancer
Fukami K, Inanobe S, Kanemaru K, Nakamura Y. Phospholipase C is a key enzyme regulating intracellular calcium and modulating ... Prostaglandin E2 stimulates fibronectin expression through EP1 receptor, phospholipase C, protein kinase Calpha, and c-Src ... Prostaglandin receptor EP2 is responsible for cyclooxygenase-2 induction by prostaglandin E2 in mouse skin. Carcinogenesis. ... UVB light upregulates prostaglandin synthases and prostaglandin receptors in mouse keratinocytes. Toxicology and Applied ...
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*  Pharm Flashcards - Cram.com
block phospholipase enzyme from converting phospholipids into arachadonic acid, so can't form prostaglandins or leukotrienes ... block cyclooxygenase enzyme from converting arachadonic acid to endoperoxides (precursor of prostaglandins) ... An angiotensin-converting enzyme drug. - prodrug. - approved for use only in dogs ...
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*  Fever - Wikipedia
... is mediated by the enzymes phospholipase A2 (PLA2), cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2), and prostaglandin E2 synthase. These enzymes ... A trigger of the fever, called a pyrogen, causes a release of prostaglandin E2 (PGE2). PGE2 then in turn acts on the ... PGE2 acts on neurons in the preoptic area (POA) through the prostaglandin E receptor 3 (EP3). EP3-expressing neurons in the POA ...
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lipoxygenase metabolites was determined via administration of specific enzyme inhibitors (phospholipase, lipoxygenase and dual ... Pretreatment with prostaglandin agonists and antagonists suggest a significant role for prostaglandin E (PGE) and a minor role ... prostaglandins/leukotrienes). A significant correlation between the in vivo and in vitro potency of prostaglandin synthetase ( ... However, inhibition of PES not only decreases the production of at least five prostaglandins and thromboxane but may shunt free ...
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*  Eicosanoid Synthesis - Molecular Biochemistry II Eicosanoid Synthesis Copyright 1999-2008 by Joyce J Diwan All rights reserved...
Arachidonate is released from phospholipids by hydrolysis catalyzed by Phospholipase A2 . This enzyme hydrolyzes the ester ... PGE2 (prostaglandin E2). Prostaglandins all have a cyclopentane ring . w A letter code is based on ring modifications (e.g., ... Arachidonic acid COOH PGE2 (prostaglandin E2) is an example of a prostaglandin, produced from arachidonic acid . COOH O HO OH ... w Prostaglandin receptors are specified by the same letter code. E.g., receptors for E-class prostaglandins are EP . ...
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*  Nutrients | Free Full-Text | Consequences of Essential Fatty Acids | HTML
Abbreviations for the enzymes and receptors are: cPLA2, cytosolic phospholipase A2; sPLA2, soluble phospholipase A2; COX-1, ... This enzyme gives rapid inactivation of all of the diverse active prostaglandins in Figure 2 and prevents their action at ... Abbreviations for the enzymes and receptors are: cPLA2, cytosolic phospholipase A2; sPLA2, soluble phospholipase A2; COX-1, ... hematopoietic prostaglandin D synthase; m-PGES-1, microsomal prostaglandin E synthase-1; PGFS, prostaglandin F synthase; PGIS, ...
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*  Case for Prolotherapy - Journal of Prolotherapy
... or the enzyme phospholipase A2, which blocks the production of prostaglandins and leukotrienes. Already the underlying cause of ... This effect is prolonged by mediators such as serotonin, bradykinins and prostaglandins, which in turn encourage circulation, ... By blocking the production of prostaglandins and leukotrienes, both treatment forms mediate the inflammatory process, ... and compromised prostaglandin and granulation tissue formation. Simply put, the latter collagen rich tissue must be formed by ...
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