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Prostaglandins

  • K. Wiśniewski
  • H.-H. Frey
Part of the Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology book series (HEP, volume 74)

Abstract

Prostaglandin (PG) F in ox brain was the first PG to be discovered (SAmuelsson 1964). The occurrence of PGs in the brain of man and different animal species was confirmed in the following years by several groups (Bergstrom and Samuelsson 1965; Horton and Main 1967; Wolfe et al. 1967; Kataoka et al. 1967; Holmes and Norton 1968a,b; Wolfe et al. 1976c): PGE1 PGE2, PGF, PGF, and thromboxane B2 were all identified.

Keywords

Anticonvulsant Effect Tonic Extension Convulsant Effect Lysine Acetylsalicylate Proconvulsant Effect 
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  • H.-H. Frey

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