prostanoids

pros·ta·no·ids

(pros'tă-nō'ids),
Derivatives of prostanoic acid; for example, prostaglandins, thromboxanes, etc.

prostanoids

(pros-ta-noyds)
The name of the end products of the cyclooxygenase pathway of the metabolism of arachidonic acid. These are prostaglandins and thromboxanes.
See: eicosanoid; prostaglandin; thromboxane A2
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Efficacy was shown in patients on Adempas monotherapy or in combination with endothelin receptor antagonists or prostanoids.
Non-cyclooxygenase-derived prostanoids (F2-isoprostanes) are formed in situ on phospholipids.
2003), reducing the synthesis of vasoconstrictor prostanoids (Al-Qattan et al.
In the pivotal PATENT-1 Phase III trial, riociguat demonstrated significant clinical efficacy across multiple clinically relevant endpoints in patients with PAH, either as a monotherapy or in combination with certain other medicines used to treat PAH, such as endothelin receptor antagonists (ERAs) or prostanoids, said Dr.
25) Also, calcium antagonists and prostanoids reduced the frequency and severity of SSc-related Raynaud's phenomenon attacks.
It is said to have a lower incidence of eyelid bristles than the other prostanoids but has the disadvantage of requiring twice-daily administration.
Lipidomic analysis of twenty-seven prostanoids and isoprostanes by liquid chromatography/electrospray tandem mass spectrometry.
There is a delicate balance between pre- and postsynaptic nerve endings and adrenergic prostanoids (particularly PGE), adrenergic stimulation of neurons, endothelium and inducible nitric oxide synthetase (iNOS).
Characterization of protein kinase C beta isoform activation on the gene expression of transforming growth factor-beta, extracellular matrix components, and prostanoids in the glomeruli of diabetic rats.
A toxicological anatomic pathologist for an international drug company, Radi examines cyclooxygenases (COX) in order to fill a gap in the pathophysiology and toxicology of prostanoids.