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LTLuxury Touring (automotive model/feature)
LTLink Text (message boards)
LTLieutenant
LTLot
LTLong-Term
LTLong-Time
LTLess Than (computer math)
LTLithuania (ISO Country Identifier)
LTLow Temperature
LTLook Through (Intelligent Jammers)
LTLooney Tunes
LTLote (Portuguese: lot; postal usage)
LTLucent Technologies
LTLow Tension
LTLower Tray
LTLimited Too (store)
LTLung Transplantation
LTLost Temple (gaming)
LTLatina, Lazio (Italian province)
LTLorentz Transformation
LTLorien Trust
LTLifetap (MMORPG games)
LTLast Telecast
LTLos Alamos Technical Associates
LTLufttransport AS (Norway)
LTLactate Threshhold
LTLong-Range Transmitter
LTLockout/Tagout Training
LTLaser Trooper (Star Kingdoms game)
LTLoudest Talker (voice conferencing algorithm)
LTLinetroll (Fault Passage Indicator; Nortroll AS, Norway)
LTTurn Left After Takeoff
LTLON-Talk Protocol
LTLubrication Threads (SAE)
LTLamar Transform
LTLanding Team
LTLady of the Thistle
LTLake Terminal Railroad Company
LTLakeland Terrier
LTLight
LTLess Than or equal to (computer math)
LTLeft Tackle (football)
LTLead Technician
LTLinus Torvalds (developer/author of the Linux Kernel)
LTLatent Trait
LTLead Time
LTLeft
LTLeicester
LTLesotho
LTLeukotriene
LTLevel Transmitter
LTLive Training
LTLogic Theory
LTLondon Transport
LTLong Text
LTLong Ton
LTLong Tour
LTLong Trail
LTLife Threatening
LTLeft Turn (Hyper Logo Turtle graphics command)
LTLiquid Thinking (web integration, design and consulting company)
LTLight Truck
LTLength of Track
LTLetter of Transmittal
LTLashkar-e-Tayyiba (Kashmiri-focused militant group)
LTLinear Transformation (linear algebra)
LTLimited Term
LTL-Tryptophan (amino acid)
LTLawrence Taylor (football player)
LTLiteFuze Transformer
LTLiner Terms (shipping)
LTLeadership Team
LTLatching
LTLake Tahoe (California/Nevada)
LTLaplace Transform (mathematics)
LTLine Type (AutoCAD)
LTLaptop
LTLocal Time
LTLeadership Trainer
LTLaut (German: according to)
LTLight Trucks
LTLadanian Tomlinson (football player)
LTLecture Theatre
LTLaGrande Technology (Intel)
LTLodge Treasurer (Order of the Arrow, Boy Scouts of America)
LTLive Trend
LTLeak Testing
LTLas Trampas (California)
LTLast Trade (or trading day)
LTLogical Topology
LTLine Terminal
LTLindsay Taylor (basketball)
LTLogitech
LTLandtag (Legislative Body, Austria, Europe)
LTLow Testosterone
LTLong Transverse (raw metal piece width)
LtLeutnant (German: second lieutenant)
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Authors stated previous research that "Prostaglandin E2 is involved in the classic signs of inflammation and possesses both pro-inflammatory and anti-inflammatory actions; thromboxane A2, formed by platelets, macrophages and polymorphonuclear leukocytes, can induce vasoconstriction and promotes aggregation of platelets as well as adhesiveness of polymorphonuclear neutrophils; leukotriene B4 (LTB4) can not only increase vascular permeability and enhance local blood flow by stimulating neutrophil secretion, but also stimulate other inflammatory substances.
Metabolomic markers Malondialdehyde 4-Hydroxyhexenal 4-Hydroxynonenal Hexanal Heptanal Oktanal Nonanal Decanal Undodecanal 3-Nitrotyrosine 8-Hydroxy-2'-deoxyguanosine 5-Hydroxymethyluracil o-Tyrosine 3-Chlorotyro sine 8-Isoprostane Leukotriene B4 Proteomic markers Leukotriene D4 Interleukin 6 Interleukin 8 Monocyte chemotactic protein-1 Epidermal growth factor Soluble transferrin receptor LG3 fragment of endorepellin Tumstatin Endostatin BOX 2: Urinary markers that differentiated all groups of subjects: group 1 (healthy controls), group 2 (IgAN patients), and group 3 (disease controls).
INV104 (zafirlukast) is a leukotriene receptor antagonist (LTRA) that reduces inflammation, constriction of the airways, and the build-up of mucus in the lungs.
Taken orally, zileuton inhibits the 5-LO enzyme, which would otherwise catalyze the formation of leukotrienes from arachidonic acid.
Leukotriene B5 is formed in human neutrophils after dietary supplementation with icosapentaenoic acid.
Leukotriene antagonist prevents exacerbation of asthma during reduction of high-dose inhaled corticosteroid: The Tokyo Joshi-Idai Asthma Research Group.
Leukotriene receptors have been found in inflammatory cells, the respiratory tract, skin and human detrusor muscle.
We showed that a drug that blocks the production of leukotriene B4 blocks the development of allergic skin inflammation in a mouse model of eczema," said Dr.
I was intrigued by the fact that, across the board, men seemed to have slightly higher adherence than women, except for leukotriene modifiers, which are pills.
If these cognitive symptoms bother you, speak to your health care provider, who may adjust dosage levels or suggest alternative drugs such as leukotriene modifiers (Singulair; Zyflo), mast cell stabilizers (Crolom; Nasalcrom; Tilade), or the antibody omalizumab (Xolair), which prevents the release of inflammatory chemicals that narrow the airways.
Leukotriene levels are very high in asthma patients and contribute to the inflammation and airway reactivity that are the hallmarks of the disease.