THE EFFECT OF DIETARY SUPPLEMENTATION WITH n - 3 POLYUNSATURATED FATTY ACIDS ON THE SYNTHESIS OF INTERLEUKIN-1 AND TUMOR NECROSIS FACTOR BY MONONUCLEAR CELLS

  • Published 2017
We examined whether the synthesis of inter­ leukin-1 or tumor necrosis factor, two cytokines with po­ tent inflammatory activities, is influenced by dietary sup­ plementation with n -3 fatty acids. Nine healthy volunteers added 18 g of fish-oil concen­ trate per day to their normal Western diet for six weeks. We used a radioimmunoassay to measure… CONTINUE READING