Prostaglandins have many possibilities in body metabolism and pain mediation. Pharmacological implications are equally astounding. Not only the effects briefly reviewed in this essay such as inflammatory pain transmission, bone-connective tissue metabolism, immune complex activation, or collagenase secretion but countless other benefits may one day be therapeutically induced or inhibited through the increasingly expanding knowledge. 59 references are cited.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1979|