PGD2 is dehydrated to PGJ2

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R-HSA-2161733
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Reaction
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Homo sapiens
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Analogous to prostaglandin E2 (PGE2), dehydration of the prostaglandin D2 (PGD2) prostane ring forms prostaglandin J2 (PGJ2) (Monneret et al. 2002).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
11907120 15-Deoxy-delta 12,14-prostaglandins D2 and J2 are potent activators of human eosinophils

Monneret, G, Li, H, Vasilescu, J, Rokach, J, Powell, WS

J Immunol 2002
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