Recent Advances in Prostaglandin, Thromboxane, and Leukotriene Research

  • Helmut Sinzinger
  • Bengt Samuelsson
  • John R. Vane
  • Rodolfo Paoletti
  • Peter Ramwell
  • Patrick Y.-K. Wong

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 433)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. H. Müller, A. Wasler, B. Petutschnigg, T. Allmayer, B. Grasser, G. Prenner et al.
    Pages 9-12
  3. Robert M. Merion
    Pages 13-18
  4. F. Iberer, A. Wasler, B. Petutschnigg, H. Müller, T. Allmayer, B. Grasser et al.
    Pages 19-22
  5. Suzanne M. Damaré, Steve Wells, Steven Offenbacher
    Pages 23-35
  6. John H. Grose, Luc Caron, Marcel Lebel
    Pages 37-40
  7. Rachel Goldman, Sandra Moshonov, Xiaomei Chen, Alexander Berchansky, Gerhard Fürstenberger, Uriel Zor
    Pages 41-45
  8. Nicole Scheuren, Holger Bang, Tino Münster, Kay Brune, Andreas Pahl
    Pages 51-54
  9. Kaiyun Mao, K. Kishta Reddy, J. R. Falck, John C. McGiff, Michael Balazy
    Pages 55-59
  10. Ken Soderstrom, Thomas F. Murray, Hye-Dong Yoo, Sharon Ketchum, Ken Milligan, William Gerwick et al.
    Pages 73-77
  11. Ira D. Sharlip
    Pages 83-86
  12. R. L. Bell, R. R. Harris, J. B. Bouska, K. I. Hulkower, J. Moore, P. Bhatia et al.
    Pages 91-94
  13. Angelo Sala, Giuseppe Rossoni, Ferruccio Berti, Reiner Müller-Peddinghaus, Giancarlo Folco
    Pages 95-98
  14. John F. Öhd, Jonas L. P. Adolfsson, Anita Sjölander
    Pages 99-102
  15. John C. McGiff, Nicholas R. Ferreri, Bruno A. Escalante, Mairead A. Carroll
    Pages 103-107
  16. Tadashi Yoshida, Hideto Kameda, Akizuki Masashi, Mitsuo Homma, Yasuo Ikeda
    Pages 113-117
  17. Jutta Meyer, Thomas Hohlfeld, Karsten Schrör
    Pages 119-122
  18. John R. Vane, Regina M. Botting
    Pages 131-138
  19. Christoph Vogel, Ulrike S. Schuhmacher, Gisela H. Degen, Carsten Goebel, Josef Abel
    Pages 139-143
  20. Martina Andberg, Anders Wetterholm, Jesper Z. Haeggström
    Pages 149-152
  21. Siobhán O’Sullivan, Barbro Dahlén, Annika Roquet, Lilian Larsson, Sven-Erik Dahlén, Maria Kumlin
    Pages 159-162
  22. Aldona Dembinska-Kiec, Jozef Dulak, Lukasz Partyka, Robert Krzesz, Dariusz Dudek, Stanislaw Bartus et al.
    Pages 163-167
  23. Andreas von Sprecher, Marc Gerspacher, Andreas Beck, Gary P. Anderson, Ulrich Niederhauser, Natarajan Subramanian et al.
    Pages 169-172
  24. Serge Simonet, Jean-Jacques Descombes, Marie-Odile Vallez, Thierry Dubuffet, Gilbert Lavielle, Tony J. Verbeuren
    Pages 173-176
  25. M. Kerry O’Banion, Julia W. Chang, Mitchell D. Kaplan, Anna Yermakova, Paul D. Coleman
    Pages 177-180
  26. Luisa Minghetti, Alessia Nicolini, Elisabetta Polazzi, Christophe Créminon, Jacques Maclouf, Giulio Levi
    Pages 181-184
  27. Jaffar Nourooz-Zadeh, Barry Halliwell, Erik. E. Änggård
    Pages 185-188
  28. Jaffar Nourooz-Zadeh, Erik E. Änggård
    Pages 189-192
  29. Megumu Fukunaga, Takafumi Yura, Kihito Takahashi, Kamal F. Badr
    Pages 193-196
  30. Tiziana Bisogno, Nunzio Sepe, Luciano De Petrocellis, Vincenzo Di Marzo
    Pages 201-204
  31. Blair D. Grubb, Hilary L. Willingale, Natalie J. Gardiner, Susan Giblett
    Pages 209-212
  32. J. Lodewyk, F. Kock, Pierre Venter, Alfred Botha, Dennis J. Coetzee, Piet J. Botes et al.
    Pages 217-219
  33. Alfred Botha, J. Lodewyk F. Kock, Santosh Nigam
    Pages 227-229

About this book


The International Symposium on Prostaglandins and Related Compounds, first held in Vienna 1972, revisited the city after 24 years for the 10TH Symposium. For the many re­ searchers working in this multi-disciplinary field it was an opportunity to exchange their ex­ periences and share new data with colleagues from all around the world. This scientific exchange was largely encouraged by the unseasonably cold and rainy weather. For the first time, there was quite a large attendance from the former Communist countries. Eugene Garfield prepared a key note address delivered during the meeting (The Sci­ entist 1996, 12) reviewing the contribution of the Nobel Laureates U.S. von Euler, l.R. Vane, S.K. Bergstrom, and B.I. Samuelsson, discussing the relevance of the more than 40,000 pa­ pers in this area published since 1991. Overall, there is still a rapidly growing interest, and in particular a great variety of clinical applications of this family of compounds which were dis­ cussed in detail during the meeting. Beside the lectures there were 19 workshops covering nearly all the topics of key in­ terest. All the speakers were invited to prepare a manuscript which has resulted in the volume now in your hands. Special thanks to Dr. Patrick Wong and the new publisher of this series who helped to publish the proceedings in the usual quality and reasonable period of time. Looking forward to seeing all of you again in Florence in 1999, hopefully with much more sun.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Helmut Sinzinger
    • 1
  • Bengt Samuelsson
    • 2
  • John R. Vane
    • 3
  • Rodolfo Paoletti
    • 4
  • Peter Ramwell
    • 5
  • Patrick Y.-K. Wong
    • 6
  1. 1.Wilhelm Auerswald Atherosclerosis Research Group ViennaUniversity of ViennaViennaAustria
  2. 2.Karolinska InstitutetStockholmSweden
  3. 3.The William Harvey Research InstituteLondonEngland
  4. 4.University of MilanMilanItaly
  5. 5.Georgetown University Medical CenterUSA
  6. 6.University of Medicine and Dentistry of New JerseyStratfordUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1997
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4899-1812-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4899-1810-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-2598
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