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Leukotriene C4

"Leukotriene C4" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The conjugation product of LEUKOTRIENE A4 and glutathione. It is the major arachidonic acid metabolite in macrophages and human mast cells as well as in antigen-sensitized lung tissue. It stimulates mucus secretion in the lung, and produces contractions of nonvascular and some VASCULAR SMOOTH MUSCLE. (From Dictionary of Prostaglandins and Related Compounds, 1990)


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Leukotriene C4" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Leukotriene C4" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 53 publications over 23 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 1995
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