Arachidonate Remodeling and Inflammation

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ISBN: 978-3-0348-9594-1 (Print) 978-3-0348-7848-7 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Pages 1-11

    An outline of arachidonate remodeling and its biological significance

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    Pages 13-36

    Phospholipase A2 and remodeling in inflammatory cells

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    Pages 37-60

    Enzymatic and receptor mediated effects of secretory phospholipase A2 on the pathophysiology of inflammatory diseases

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    Pages 61-72

    Control of arachidonic acid levels in resting and activated U937 phagocytic cells by Ca2+-independent phospholipase A2

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    Pages 73-87

    Arachidonate remodeling and PAF synthesis in human neutrophils

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    Pages 89-113

    Control of long chain polyunsaturated fatty acid levels and the role of inhibitors of incorporation and remodeling on the biosynthesis of lipid mediators

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    Pages 115-130

    Remodeling of arachidonic acid in inflammatory cells of the human lung

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    Pages 131-143

    Arachidonate remodeling, platelet-activating factor signaling, and the inflammatory response in the central nervous system

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    Pages 145-167

    Remodeling of arachidonate and other polyunsaturated fatty acids in Alzheimer’s disease

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    Pages 169-210

    Lipoxins and resolvins: Local mediators in endogenous anti-inflammation and resolution

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    Pages 211-237

    Metabolism and physiological significance of anandamide and 2-arachidonoylglycerol, endogenous cannabinoid receptor ligands

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 239-243