leukotriene definition

  • noun:
    • Any of a number of lipid substances that have 20 carbon atoms, tend to be linked to prostaglandins, and mediate the inflammatory response.
    • any one of several physiologically energetic lipids, associated with the prostaglandins, that be involved in allergic reactions

Related Sources

  • Definition for "leukotriene"
    • Any of a number of lipid substances that…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "leukotriene"
    • The second part of your question,…
    • View More
  • Phrases for "leukotriene"
  • Form for "leukotriene"
  • Medical Dictionary for "leukotriene"
41 votes

How would you define leukotriene?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!