cyclooxygenase

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  • noun

Synonyms for cyclooxygenase

either of two related enzymes that control the production of prostaglandins and are blocked by aspirin

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An additional significant finding of current study, which may have clinical implications, is that cyclooxygenase inhibitors augment LTB4 production by OA explant cultures.
Effects of nitric oxide synthase and cyclooxygenase inhibitors, and muscarinic receptor antagonist on Ch1LW-induced relaxation
Pipeline candidates fall under major therapeutic classes such as VEGF inhibitors, angiogenesis inhibitors, C5a receptor antagonists, antioxidants, tyrosine kinase inhibitosr, clotting factor inhibitors, cyclooxygenase inhibitors, RPE inhibitors, antioxidants, PDGF inhibitors, chemokine inhibitors, IL-2 inhibitors, retinol protein binders, a51 integrin antagonist, protein C3 inhibitors and mRNA targeting agents.
Differential regulation of prostaglandin E2 and thromboxane A2 production in human monocytes: implications for the use of cyclooxygenase inhibitors.
As with all therapies, side effects with cyclooxygenase inhibitors can be expected, and lessons have been learned from the several nonprostaglandin-mediated mechanisms of action of NS-NSAIDs, demonstrated in experimental models.
1998), and some chalcone derivatives have been reported to be potent chemical mediators and cyclooxygenase inhibitors.
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