Omega-3 fatty acid levels in red blood cell membranes and physical decline over 3 years: longitudinal data from the MAPT study

  title={Omega-3 fatty acid levels in red blood cell membranes and physical decline over 3 years: longitudinal data from the MAPT study},
  author={Bertrand Foug{\`e}re and Sabine Goisser and Christelle Cantet and Ga{\"e}lle Soriano and Sophie Guyonnet and Philipe de Souto Barreto and Matteo Cesari and Sandrine Andrieu and Bruno Vellas and Isabelle Carri{\'e} and Laur{\'e}ane Brigitte and Catherine Faisant and Françoise Lala and Julien Delrieu and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Villars and Emeline Combrouze and Carole Badufle and Audrey Zueras and Christophe Morin and Gabor Abellan van Kan and Charlotte Dupuy and Yves M Rolland and C{\'e}line Caillaud and Pierre Jean Ousset and Sherry L. Willis and Sylvie Belleville and Brigitte Gilbert and Francine S Fontaine and Jean-François Dartigues and Isabelle Marcet and Fleur Delva and Alexandra Foubert and Sandrine Cerda and M N Cuffi and Corinne Costes and Olivier Rouaud and Patrick Manckoundia and Val{\'e}rie Quipourt and Sophie Marilier and Evelyne Franon and Lawrence Bories and Marie-Laure Pader and M Basset and Bruno Lapoujade and Val{\'e}rie Faure and Michael Li Yung Tong and Christine Malick-Loiseau and Evelyne Cazaban-Campistron and Françoise Desclaux and Colette Blatge and Thierry F Dantoine and C{\'e}cile Laubarie-Mouret and Isabelle Saulnier and J P Cl{\'e}ment and Marie-Agn{\`e}s Picat and Laurence Bernard-Bourzeix and St{\'e}phanie Willebois and Il{\'e}ana D{\'e}sormais and No{\"e}lle Cardinaud and Marc Bonnefoy and P. Livet and Pascale Rebaudet and Claire G{\'e}d{\'e}on and Catherine Burdet and Flavien Terracol and Alain Pesce and St{\'e}phanie Roth and Sylvie Chaillou and Sandrine Louchart and Kristel Sudres and Nicolas Lebrun and Nad{\`e}ge Barro-Belaygues and Jacques Touchon and Karim Bennys and Audrey Gabelle and Aur{\'e}lia Romano and Lynda Touati and C{\'e}cilia Marelli and C{\'e}cile Pays and Philippe Henri Robert and Franck Le Duff and Claire Gervais and S{\'e}bastien Gonfrier and Yannick Gasnier and Serge Bordes and Dani{\`e}le Begorre and Christian Carpuat and Khaled Khales and Jean-François Lefebvre and Samira Misbah El Idrissi and Pierre Skolil and J Y Salles and Carole Dufouil and St{\'e}phane Leh{\'e}ricy and Marie Chupin and Jean-Francois Mangin and Ali Bouhayia and Mich{\`e}le Allard and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Ricolfi and Dominique Dubois and Marie Paule Bonceour Martel and François Cotton and A Bonaf{\'e} and St{\'e}phane Chanalet and Françoise Hugon and F Bonneville and C Cognard and François Chollet and Pierre Payoux and Thierry Voisin and Sophie Peiffer and Anne Hitzel and Michel Zanca and Jacques Monteil and Jacques Darcourt and Laurent Molinier and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Derumeaux and Nad{\`e}ge Costa and Christian Vincent and Bertrand Perret and Claire Vinel and Pascale Olivier-Abbal},
Studies have shown that omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) are associated with brain, cardiovascular, and immune function, as well as physical performance and bone health in older adults. So far, few studies have investigated the associations between PUFA status and performance-based tests of physical function. The objective of this study was to… CONTINUE READING