Hydroperoxyeicosatetraenoic acid | definition of hydroperoxyeicosatetraenoic acid by Medical dictionary
a class of metabolites of arachidonic acid (that is, 8,15-diHETE and 14,15-diHETE) that may affect sensory nerve endings and modulate leukocyte function.
a conversion product of arachidonic acid.
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Quantitation of hydroperoxyeicosatetraenoic acids
and hydroxy-eicosatetraenoic acids as indicators of lipid peroxidation using gas chromatography-mass spectrometry.