Role of oleic acid in immune system; mechanism of action; a review.

@article{Carrillo2012RoleOO,
  title={Role of oleic acid in immune system; mechanism of action; a review.},
  author={Celia Carrillo and Ma Del M Cavia and Sara Raquel Alonso-Torre},
  journal={Nutricion hospitalaria},
  year={2012},
  volume={27 4},
  pages={978-90}
}
INTRODUCTION Although n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids have been widely described as anti-inflammatory fats, little is known about the role of oleic acid in immune system. AIM The aim of the present review is to join all the reports available in order to analyze where exactly the knowledge concerning this topic is and what the causes of the controversial data could be. METHODS We searched electronic databases and bibliographies of selected articles were inspected for further reference… CONTINUE READING