Identification of 6-ketoprostaglandin f formed from arachidonic acid in bovine seminal vesicles

Chang Wen-Chang, Murota Sei-Itsu

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Abstract

The prostaglandin synthesizing system m bovine seminal vesicles was characterized by a radiometric assay. Two main products were formed from [1-14C]-arachidonic acid, and their structures were confirmed by mass spectrometry. The less polar product was identical with prostaglandin E2 and the more polar one was identical with a new prostaglandin, i.e., 6-kepoprostaglandin F.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)136-144
Number of pages9
JournalBiochimica et Biophysica Acta - Lipids and Lipid Metabolism
Volume486
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 18 1977
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Biophysics
  • Endocrinology
  • Medicine(all)

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