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Oxidation of suitable drugs by horseradish peroxidase/hydrogen peroxide results in the oxygenation of arachidonic acid to form hydroperoxyeicosatetraenoic acids in a reverse co-oxidation process

  • J. Baumann
  • I. Just
  • G. Wurm
General Inflammation Studies


Peroxide Arachidonic Acid Suitable Drug Hydroperoxyeicosatetraenoic Acid 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Baumann
    • 1
  • I. Just
    • 1
  • G. Wurm
    • 2
  1. 1.Institut für Pharmakologie der Freien Universität BerlinBerlin 33Federal Republic of Germany
  2. 2.Institut für Pharmazie der Freien Universität BerlinBerlin 33Federal Republic of Germany

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