Results for: Prostaglandin

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What is a prostaglandin hormone made from?

They are synthesized in the cell from the essential fatty acids (EFAs). An intermediate arachidonic acid is created from diacylglycerol via phospholipase-A2, then brought to (MORE)
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How are prostaglandins similar to hormones?

Hormones and prostaglandins are similar because they deliver messages throughout the body. Prostaglandins act the same way hormones do, but only act in the specific area inten (MORE)
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What is the function of prostaglandin in semen?

  Prostaglandins funciton in semen is to stimulate muscular contractions within the female reproductive organs and aiding the movement of sperm cells toward the egg cell.
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Identify the role of kinins and prostaglandins?

Kinins and prostaglandins are both key cells in the process of inflammation. Active complement or tissue damage can trigger these mast cells. The Kinins trigger pain in the ne (MORE)
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What is the relation between histamine and prostaglandins?

The relationship between prostaglandins and histamine in the ovulatory process as determined with the in vitro perfused rabbit ovary.   The process of follicle rupture ha (MORE)