leukotoxin leu·ko·tox·in (lōō’kō-tŏk’sĭn)
[loo-kuh-trahy-een] /ˌlu kəˈtraɪ in/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. a lipid, C 20 H 30 O 3 , produced by white blood cells in an immune response to antigens, that contributes to allergic asthma and inflammatory reactions. /ˌluːkəʊˈtraɪiːn/ noun 1. one of a class of products of metabolic conversion of arachidonic acid; the active constituents of slow-reacting […]
peoples; nations, the last mentioned of the three sons of Dedan, and head of an Arabian tribe (Gen. 25:3).
- Leuprolide acetate
leuprolide acetate leu·pro·lide acetate (lōō’prō-līd’) n. A synthetic polypeptide analog of naturally occurring gonadotropin-releasing hormone used in the treatment of advanced prostate cancer.
[loo-rahy-kuh s, -ree-] /lʊˈraɪ kəs, -ˈri-/ noun 1. .