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A group of Leukotrienes; (Ltc4; Ltd4; and Lte4) that is the major mediator of Bronchoconstriction; Hypersensitivity; and other allergic reactions. Earlier studies described a "slow-reacting substance of Anaphylaxis" released from lung by cobra venom or after anaphylactic shock. The relationship between Srs-a leukotrienes was established by Uv which showed the presence of the conjugated triene. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
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