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Arachidonic acid

Arachidonic acid (Science: biochemistry) An essential dietary component for mammals. The free acid is the precursor for... Read More

Study Links Brain Fatty Acid Levels To Depression

Bethesda, MD -- A group of researchers from Israel has discovered that rats exhibiting the signs of depression have... Read More

The status of Channa punctatus (Bloch 1793), the snake headed murrel in relation to human health

The status of Channa punctatus (Bloch 1793), the snake headed murrel in relation to human health SUBROTO GHOSH,... Read More

Unsaturated fatty acid

Definition noun, plural: unsaturated fatty acids A form of fatty acid containing one or more double bonds and therefore can... Read More

Prostaglandin

Definition noun, plural: prostaglandins A group of eicosanoids, structurally characterized as 20-carbon unsaturated fatty... Read More

Polyunsaturated fatty acids and inflammation

Polyunsaturated fatty acids and inflammation P.C. Calder1 Institute of Human Nutrition, School of Medicine,... Read More

Scientists Catch "Molecular Snapshot" Of COX-2 In Action

A team of Vanderbilt University biochemists and pharmaceutical industry researchers have caught a "molecular... Read More

Eicosanoid

Definition noun, plural: eicosanoids Any of the substances derived from arachidonic acid or other polyunsaturated fatty... Read More

Thromboxane

Definition noun, plural: thromboxanes Any from the various arachidonic acid metabolites produced by the action of... Read More

Baby’s First Stool May Provide Clues To Fetal Alcohol Exposure

Baby's First Stool May Provide Clues To Fetal Alcohol Exposure Fetal alcohol exposure is usually determined through... Read More

Prostacyclin

Definition noun, plural: prostacyclins Any member from the subfamily of eicosanoids, with a chemical formula of C20H32O5,... Read More

Prostaglandin F2-alpha

Definition noun, plural: prostaglandins F A biologically active prostaglandin that forms when the intermediate prostaglandin... Read More

FAAH-OUT mutation for a life of no pain – No FAAH, no pain

A Scottish woman claims that she has not experienced pain over some supposedly painful conditions, like a severe joint... Read More

Hormone

Definition noun, plural: hormones (physiology) Any of the substances produced and secreted by an endocrine gland, and then... Read More

EPA

EPA (Eicosapentaenoic acid) An Important n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid (PUFA). The addition to the diet cause the... Read More

Photochemistry and photobiology of actinic erythema: defensive and reparative cutaneous mechanisms

Photochemistry and photobiology of actinic erythema: defensive and reparative cutaneous mechanisms A.C. Tedesco1, L.... Read More

Pick your COX partners

COX enzymes work together in ways that suggest new biological roles, drug targets (Philadelphia, PA) – Researchers at the... Read More