Degradation and inhibition of cyclooxygenase

Doctoral thesis German OPEN
Neuß, Heiko;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Freie Universität Berlin Universitätsbibliothek, Garystr. 39, 14195 Berlin
  • Subject: 610 Medizin und Gesundheit | 610 Medical sciences; Medicine | pain therapy | anastomotic leak | RALND | preemptive analgesia | RILND | COX
    • ddc: ddc:610

The cyclooxygenase (COX) is a central enzyme in the genesis of pain, inflammation and carcinogenesis. Two major isoforms, COX-1 and COX-2, have been described. The COX-1 is constitutively expressed in most tissues and has housekeeping functions, whereas the COX-2 is th... View more
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