"Eicosanoids" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A class of compounds named after and generally derived from C20 fatty acids (EICOSANOIC ACIDS) that includes PROSTAGLANDINS; LEUKOTRIENES; THROMBOXANES, and HYDROXYEICOSATETRAENOIC ACIDS. They have hormone-like effects mediated by specialized receptors (RECEPTORS, EICOSANOID).
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Eicosanoids" by people in Profiles.
Obesity in Aging Exacerbates Neuroinflammation, Dysregulating Synaptic Function-Related Genes and Altering Eicosanoid Synthesis in the Mouse Hippocampus: Potential Role in Impaired Synaptic Plasticity and Cognitive Decline. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2019 02 15; 74(3):290-298.
Mass Spectrometry-Based Chemical Cartography of a Cardiac Parasitic Infection. Anal Chem. 2017 10 03; 89(19):10414-10421.