Cyclooxygenase-2 and n-6 PUFA are lower and DHA is higher in the cortex of fat-1 mice.


Neuroinflammation is believed to play an important role in neurological diseases such as Alzheimer's disease (AD). Growing evidence suggests that n-3 PUFA have protective effects by inhibiting inflammatory processes including synthesis of eicosanoids from arachidonic acid. There is also some evidence suggesting that inflammatory mediators associated with… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.neuint.2009.12.022


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