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Prostanoid Agonists and Antagonists: Differentiation of Prostanoid Receptors in the Gut

  • Gareth J. Sanger
  • Alan Bennett
Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series

Abstract

Prostaglandin (PG) E and F compounds have been studied extensively on gastrointestinal muscle from several species, and various antagonists of their actions have been examined (see Ref. 1). However, less is known of the effects of the numerous other substances which can also be formed from arachidonic acid and other C20-unsaturated fatty acids.

Keywords

Longitudinal Muscle Circular Muscle Mefenamic Acid Prostanoid Receptor Longitudinal Muscle Fibre 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gareth J. Sanger
    • 1
  • Alan Bennett
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryKing’s College Hospital Medical SchoolLondonEngland

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