cox-2 inhibitor

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cox-2 inhibitor:

see nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugnonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug,
a drug that suppresses inflammation in a manner similar to steroids, but without the side effects of steroids; commonly referred to by the acronym NSAID .
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Taken together, these observations suggest that inhibition of COX-2 activity significantly attenuated H/R-induced cell injury.
Inhibition of COX-2 Activity Alleviates H/R-Induced Cell Apoptosis in H9C2 Cardiomyocytes.
Inhibition of COX-2 Activity Reduced H/R-Induced Proinflammatory Cytokines in H9C2 Cardiomyocytes.
It is therefore unlikely that the curcuminoids exert their major action through direct inhibition of COX-2 activity, and may do so through inhibition of COX-2 expression.

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