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The ischaemic vulnerability of the heart of spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR) is enhanced after feeding an α-linolenic acid (LNA) enriched diet. Because oxygen radical-induced reactions (e.g. lipid peroxidation) are involved in the ischaemic damage, an increased susceptibility of the SHR...
A role of prostaglandins (PGs) and leukotrienes (LTs) in the pathogenesis of nasal polyps has been recently suggested. Cyclooxygenase (CO) products (thromboxane B 2 , PGE 2 and 6-keto PGF 1 alpha) and lipoxygenase (LO) products (LTB 4 and LTC 4 ) were investigated by radioimmunoassay in polyps,...
Although theophylline has been used in the treatment of asthma for decades, it is not a first line choice any more. It is a well-known bronchodilator, but was recently discovered also to be an anti-inflammatory, immunomodulatory and bronchoprotective agent. Therefore we wanted to establish the...
The purpose of this study was to explore the hypothesis that the dihydropyridine (DHP) binding site of the L-type calcium channel is a high affinity binding site for the cannabimimetic arachidonylethanolamide (AEA). Binding affinities were determined from competition isotherms using the DHP...
The localization of the prostaglandin F 2α (FP) receptor was examined in rat tissues by immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridization. Immunohistochemistry on paraffin sections was performed with a rabbit polyclonal antiserum raised against a synthetic peptide derived from the rat FP receptor...
Asphyxiated ( n = 39) and control ( n = 23) were elected for the study. Free radical-mediated lipid peroxidation, prostaglandin E 2 and vitamin E levels were studied and the degree of hypoxic ischaemic encephalopathy was determined in each case. In the hypoxic group the concentration of...
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