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
3D model (Jmol)
ChEBI
ChemSpider
KEGG
MeSH D017572
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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