Omega-3 Fatty Acids and their Role in Central Nervous System - A Review.

@article{Wysoczaski2016Omega3FA,
  title={Omega-3 Fatty Acids and their Role in Central Nervous System - A Review.},
  author={Tomasz Wysoczański and Ewa Sokoła-Wysoczańska and Jolanta Pękala and Stanisław Lochyński and Katarzyna B Czyż and Robert Bodkowski and Grzegorz Herbinger and Bożena Patkowska-Sokoła and Tadeusz Librowski},
  journal={Current medicinal chemistry},
  year={2016},
  volume={23 8},
  pages={
          816-31
        }
}
Polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) are crucial for our health and wellbeing; therefore, they have been widely investigated for their roles in maintaining human health and in disease treatment. Most Western diets include significant amount of saturated and omega-6 fatty acids and insufficient quantity of omega-3; however, the balance between omega-6 and omega-3 PUFA, in particular, is essential for the formation of pro- and anti-inflammatory lipids to promote health and prevent disease. As our… CONTINUE READING

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