n-3 fatty acids and serum lipoproteins: human studies.

@article{Harris1997n3FA,
  title={n-3 fatty acids and serum lipoproteins: human studies.},
  author={William S. Harris},
  journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={1997},
  volume={65 5 Suppl},
  pages={1645S-1654S}
}
The effects of n-3 fatty acids from fish oils (eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid) and plant oils (alpha-linolenic acid) on human serum lipids and lipoproteins are reviewed. Studies were included in this review if they were placebo-controlled, crossover, or parallel design studies providing < 7 g n-3 fatty acids/d and with treatment periods of… CONTINUE READING