The INDIVIDUALIST

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Lipidomics

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Description

One of a group of hormones that cause the symptoms of hayfever and asthma. Derived from arachidonic acid, the leukotrienes act by mediating immediate hypersensitivity.

Discussion

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Leukotriene modifiers that prevent the production or action of leukotrienes are used to treat hayfever and asthma.

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