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Arachidonate Lipoxygenases

Enzymes catalyzing the oxidation of arachidonic acid to hydroperoxyarachidonates. These products are then rapidly converted by a peroxidase to hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acids. The positional specificity of the enzyme reaction varies from tissue to tissue. The final lipoxygenase pathway leads to the leukotrienes. EC 1.13.11.- .
Also Known As:
Arachidonic Acid Lipoxygenase; Lipoxygenase, Arachidonic Acid; Lipoxygenases, Arachidonate
Networked: 11 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 1 trials/studies)

Bio-Agent Context: Research Results

Experts

1. Carraway, Robert E: 1 article (02/2006)
2. Cochrane, David E: 1 article (02/2006)
3. Hassan, Sazzad: 1 article (02/2006)

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