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Leukotriene B4
MeSH HeadingLeukotriene B4
Tree NumberD10.251.355.255.100.450.411
Tree NumberD23.469.050.175.450.415
Annotation/ biosyn / physiol permitted; DF: note short X ref
Scope NoteThe major metabolite in neutrophil polymorphonuclear leukocytes. It stimulates polymorphonuclear cell function (degranulation, formation of oxygen-centered free radicals, arachidonic acid release, and metabolism). (From Dictionary of Prostaglandins and Related Compounds, 1990)
Entry Term5,12-diHETE
Entry Term5,12-HETE
Entry TermLeukotriene B
Entry TermLeukotriene B-4
Entry TermLeukotrienes B
Entry TermLTB4
Allowable QualifiersAA AD AE AG AI AN BI BL CF CH CL CS CT DF DU EC GE HI IM IP ME PD PH PK PO RE SD SE ST TO TU UR
CAS Type 1 Name6,8,10,14-Eicosatetraenoic acid, 5,12-dihydroxy-, (S-(R*,S*-(E,Z,E,Z)))-
Registry Number1HGW4DR56D
Related Number71160-24-2 (Leukotriene B4)
Previous Indexing Arachidonic Acids (1967-1982)
Online Noteuse LEUKOTRIENE B4 to search LEUKOTRIENES B 1983-93
History Note94; was LEUKOTRIENES B 1983-93; LEUKOTRIENE B4 was see LEUKOTRIENES B 1983-93
Date of Entry19820430
Unique IDD007975


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Lipids [D10]
   Fatty Acids [D10.251]
      Fatty Acids, Unsaturated [D10.251.355]
         Eicosanoids [D10.251.355.255]
            Arachidonic Acids [D10.251.355.255.100]
               Leukotrienes [D10.251.355.255.100.450]
Leukotriene A4 [D10.251.355.255.100.450.405]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeLeukotriene B4 [D10.251.355.255.100.450.411]
SRS-A [D10.251.355.255.100.450.855]  +

 
Biological Factors [D23]
   Inflammation Mediators [D23.469]
      Autacoids [D23.469.050]
         Eicosanoids [D23.469.050.175]
            Leukotrienes [D23.469.050.175.450]
Leukotriene A4 [D23.469.050.175.450.400]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeLeukotriene B4 [D23.469.050.175.450.415]
SRS-A [D23.469.050.175.450.725]  +

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