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Leukotriene B4 stimulation of macrophage cyclooxygenase metabolite synthesis

  • G. R. Elliott
  • A. P. M. Lauwen
  • I. L. Bonta
Papers Given at the 12th European Workshop on Inflammation, Halle, Germany, May 30–31, 1990 Free Communications


Metabolite Synthesis Cyclooxygenase Metabolite 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. R. Elliott
    • 1
  • A. P. M. Lauwen
    • 2
  • I. L. Bonta
    • 2
  1. 1.Pharmacology Dept.M.B.L.RijswijkThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Pharmacology Dept.Erasmus University RotterdamRotterdamThe Netherlands

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