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Substance Name: Leukotriene B4
RN: 71160-24-2
UNII: 1HGW4DR56D
InChIKey: VNYSSYRCGWBHLG-AMOLWHMGSA-N

Note

  • The major metabolite in neutrophil polymorphonuclear leukocytes. It stimulates polymorphonuclear cell function (degranulation, formation of oxygen-centered free radicals, arachidonic acid release, and metabolism). (From Dictionary of Prostaglandins and Related Compounds, 1990)

Molecular Formula

  • C20-H32-O4

Molecular Weight

  • 336.469
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Leukotriene B4

MeSH Heading

  • Leukotriene B4

Synonyms

  • 5,12-Dihete
  • 5,12-Hete
  • Leukotriene B4
  • LTB4
  • UNII-1HGW4DR56D

Systematic Name

  • 6,8,10,14-Eicosatetraenoic acid, 5,12-dihydroxy-, (S-(R*,S*-(E,E,Z,Z)))-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 71160-24-2

FDA UNII

  • 1HGW4DR56D

System Generated Number

  • 0071160242

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C20H32O4/c1-2-3-4-5-6-9-13-18(21)14-10-7-8-11-15-19(22)16-12-17-20(23)24/h6-11,14-15,18-19,21-22H,2-5,12-13,16-17H2,1H3,(H,23,24)/b8-7+,9-6-,14-10+,15-11-/t18-,19-/m1/s1

InChIKey

VNYSSYRCGWBHLG-AMOLWHMGSA-N

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C(=C/C=C/C=C/[C@@H](C\C=C/CCCCC)O)\[C@H](CCCC(O)=O)O