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Descriptor English: Lipoxins
Descriptor Spanish: Lipoxinas
Descriptor Portuguese: Lipoxinas
Descriptor French: Lipoxines
Entry term(s): Lipoxin
Tree number(s): D10.251.355.255.375
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D044045
Scope note: Trihydroxy derivatives of eicosanoic acids. They are primarily derived from arachidonic acid, however eicosapentaenoic acid derivatives also exist. Many of them are naturally occurring mediators of immune regulation.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Previous Indexing: Hydroxyeicosatetraenoic Acids (1984-2003)
Public MeSH Note: 2004
History Note: 2004
DeCS ID: 38232
Unique ID: D044045
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2004/01/01
Date of Entry: 2003/07/09
Revision Date: 2004/07/28
Lipoxins - Preferred
Concept UI M0444263
Scope note Trihydroxy derivatives of eicosanoic acids. They are primarily derived from arachidonic acid, however eicosapentaenoic acid derivatives also exist. Many of them are naturally occurring mediators of immune regulation.
Preferred term Lipoxins
Entry term(s) Lipoxin



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