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Phospholipid produced by lymphocytes, platelets and endothelial cells that induces platelet aggregation and is involved in inflammation, anaphylaxis and wound repair.
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10 mg/mL in ethanol
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Following the identification of Platelet-Activating Factor (PAF) in 1972, and structural confirmation in 1979, there was intense interest in the biology of this phospholipid. These early studies demo...
Keywords: Angiogenesis, Atomic absorption spectroscopy, Clinical, Diseases, Gene expression, Inflammation, Ligands, Metabolic Pathways, Oxidations, Reproduction, Transduction
Platelet-activating factor phosphatidate, but not platelet-activating factor, is a powerful calcium ionophore in the human red cell. Bussolino F, Camussi G, and Arese P Cell Calcium 5(5), 463-73, (1984)
Platelet-activating factor. Evidence for 1-O-alkyl-2-acetyl-sn-glyceryl-3-phosphorylcholine as the active component (a new class of lipid chemical mediators). Demopoulos, C.A. J. Biol. Chem. 254, 9355, (1979)
F. Snyder, Ed. Platelet-Activating Factor and Related Lipid Mediators New York , (1987)
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