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Eicosapentaenoic Acid

Known as: Icosapentaenoic Acid, cis-delta(5,8,11,14,17)-Eicosapentaenoic acid, All cis-5,8,11,14,17-Eicosapentaenoic Acid 
An essential, polyunsaturated, 20-carbon omega-3 fatty acid with anti-inflammatory and potential antineoplastic and chemopreventive activities… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
The omega-3 (n-3) long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LC-PUFA), eicosapentaenoic (EPA, 20:5n-3) and docosahexaenoic (DHA, 22… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
  • U. Das
  • Journal of advanced research
  • 2018
  • Corpus ID: 49888026
Graphical abstract Scheme showing relationship among M1 and M2 macrophages, cytokines, bioactive lipids, eicosanoids and ROS. 
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Fish oil has been broadly reported as a potential supplement to ameliorate the severity of some skin disorders such as photoaging… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Omega-3 fatty acids (omega-3 FAs), DHA and EPA, exert anti-inflammatory effects, but the mechanisms are poorly understood. Here… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Epidemiological and clinical evidence suggests that an increased intake of long-chain n-3 fatty acids protects against… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Resolvin E1 (RvE1; 5S,12R,18R-trihydroxyeicosapentaenoic acid) is an antiinflammatory lipid mediator derived from omega-3 fatty… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The extent to which women of reproductive age are able to convert the n-3 fatty acid alpha-linolenic acid (ALNA) to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Aspirin (ASA) is unique among current therapies because it acetylates cyclooxygenase (COX)-2 enabling the biosynthesis of R… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Animal studies suggest that the 2 major omega3 fatty acids found in fish, eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Unlike arachidonic acid (eicosatetraenoic acid, C20:4omega-6, A.A.), eicosapentaenoic acid (C20:5omega-3, E.P.A.) does not induce… Expand
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