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cyclooxygenase-1

Definitions

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  • noun an enzyme that regulates prostaglandins that are important for the health of the stomach lining and kidneys

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Examples

  • The study found that anthocyanins were potent antioxidants that could prevent oxidative damage and also inhibited enzymes called cyclooxygenase-1 and -2 Cox 1 and 2, which is similar in the way anti- inflammatory drugs seek to reduce pain.

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  • It found that ginger, like the NSAID's, inhibits the enzymes cyclooxygenase-1 and cyclooxygenase-2.

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  • Map of subnetwork centered around the gene cyclooxygenase-1 (COX1 or PTGS1) involved in synthesis of prostaglandins, which control smooth muscle activity in the body along with many other physiological functions.

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  • Resveratrol appears to decrease tumor promotion activity by inhibiting cyclooxygenase-1 (COX-1), an enzyme that converts arachidonic acid to pro-inflammatory substances that stimulate tumor-cell growth.

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  • Scientists map all mammalian gene interactions map of subnetwork centered around the gene cyclooxygenase-1 (COX1 or PTGS1) involved in synthesis of prostaglandins, which control smooth muscle activity in the body along with many other physiological functions.

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  • However, it appears to boost production of cyclooxygenase-1 (COX-1), a protein that boosts kidney function, the researchers say.

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  • However, it appears to boost production of cyclooxygenase-1 (COX-1), a protein that boosts kidney function, the researchers say.

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  • An increased vascular oxidative stress was present in CS, as demonstrated by increased levels of superoxide anions, cyclooxygenase-1 and endothelial nitric oxide synthase in the microvessels.

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