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Resolvins as new fascinating drug candidates for inflammatory diseases.
New classes of lipids such as lipoxins, resolvins, protectins and maresin are found to promote the resolution of inflammation. The resolving actions of these endogenous lipids are mediated by membrane receptors such as lipoxin A4 receptor/formyl peptide receptor 2 (ALX/FPR2) and cysteinyl leukotriene receptor 1 (CysLT1). Further, there exists G protein-coupled receptor 32 (GPR32), chemokine receptor-like (CMLKLR),