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Arachidonate 5-Lipoxygenase

Introduction: Arachidonate 5-Lipoxygenase

Description of Arachidonate 5-Lipoxygenase

Arachidonate 5-Lipoxygenase: An enzyme that catalyzes the oxidation of arachidonic acid to yield 5-hydroperoxyarachidonate (5-HPETE) which is rapidly converted by a peroxidase to 5-hydroxy-6,8,11,14-eicosatetraenoate (5-HETE). The 5-hydroperoxides are preferentially formed in leukocytes. EC
Source: MeSH 2007

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Terms Similar to Arachidonate 5-Lipoxygenase:

  • 5-Lipoxygenase

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Arachidonate 5-Lipoxygenase

Source - MeSH 2007

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