Leukotriene A4

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Leukotriene A4
Leukotriene A4.svg
Names
IUPAC name
4-{(2S,3S)-3-[(1E,3E,5Z,8Z)-1,3,5,8-Tetradecatetraen-1-yl]-2-oxiranyl}butanoic acid
Systematic IUPAC name
4-{(2S,3S)-3-[(1E,3E,5Z,8Z)-1,3,5,8-Tetradecatetraen-1-yl]-2-oxiranyl}butanoic acid
Identifiers
72059-45-1 YesY
ChEBI CHEBI:15651 N
ChemSpider 4444074 N
5214
Jmol-3D images Image
KEGG C00909 N
MeSH D017572
PubChem 5280383
Properties
C20H30O3
Molar mass 318.450
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Leukotriene A4 is a leukotriene. Leukotriene A4 hydrolase converts it to leukotriene B4. Leukotriene C4 synthase converts it to leukotriene C4.

Eicosanoid synthesis. (Leukotrienes at right.)

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