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2004); hreviewed in Fowler et al. (2005); iDeutsch et al. (2001); jKaczocha et al. (2006); kThors and Fowler (2006); lRamakrishnan et al. (2002); mFowler et al. J. Fowler and L. Thors Fig. 2 Comparison of potencies for a series of AEA head group analogues (a) and a series of compounds with different primary structures (b) with respect to inhibition of FAAH and inhibition of AEA uptake. In (a), the data are taken from Jarrahian and colleagues (2000) and the inhibition of rat forebrain FAAH is compared with the inhibition of AEA uptake into rat cerebral granule cell cultures (2-min incubation period).
2006). , the hydrolysis of phosphatidylinositol (PI) by phospholipase A1 and hydrolysis of the resultant lysoPI by a specific phospholipase C, were studied by Okuyama and coworkers in the mid-1990s. , 1994). It seems possible, therefore, that this unique enzyme is involved in the metabolism of lysoPI and the generation of lysoPI-derived lipid molecules such as 2-AG in the synapses. (c) 2-AG can also be formed through the conversion of 2-arachidonoyl lysophosphatidic acid (LPA) to 2-AG (Fig. 2).
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