cyclooxygenase inhibitor


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Related to cyclooxygenase inhibitor: prostaglandin inhibitor, Cyclooxygenase 2 inhibitor

cyclooxygenase inhibitor

Any agent that suppresses inflammation by blocking the inflammatory effects of cyclooxygenase.
See also: inhibitor
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In the study presented here, we employed leptin in conjunction with a well-known nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agent and cyclooxygenase inhibitor, indomethacin, to examine the functional consequences of alteration in proinflammatory lipids generation by mucin-producing acinar cells of sublingual salivary gland in response to P gingivalis LPS-induced cPL[A.
Effects of nitric oxide synthase and cyclooxygenase inhibitors, and muscarinic receptor antagonist on Ch1LW-induced relaxation
1998), and some chalcone derivatives have been reported to be potent chemical mediators and cyclooxygenase inhibitors.
An additional significant finding of current study, which may have clinical implications, is that cyclooxygenase inhibitors augment LTB4 production by OA explant cultures.
Pipeline candidates fall under major therapeutic classes such as VEGF inhibitors, angiogenesis inhibitors, C5a receptor antagonists, antioxidants, tyrosine kinase inhibitosr, clotting factor inhibitors, cyclooxygenase inhibitors, RPE inhibitors, antioxidants, PDGF inhibitors, chemokine inhibitors, IL-2 inhibitors, retinol protein binders, a51 integrin antagonist, protein C3 inhibitors and mRNA targeting agents.

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