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arachidonic acid     (5Z,8Z,11Z,14Z)-icosa- 5,8,11,14-tetraenoic...

Synonyms: arachidonate, CHEMBL15594, AG-F-70356, BSPBio_001539, A3555_SIGMA, ...
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  • Prostaglandin (PG) synthesis and degradation were examined in different regions (epithelial versus non-epithelial structures) of the rat distal colon by both HPLC analysis of [14C] arachidonate (AA) metabolites and by specific radioimmunoassays [6].


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