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… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
Multiple randomized controlled trials (RCTs) have assessed the effects of supplementation with eicosapentaenoic acid plus… (More)
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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… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
Inflammation is part of the normal host response to infection and injury. However, excessive or inappropriate inflammation… (More)
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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… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Among the fatty acids, it is the omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) which possess the most potent immunomodulatory… (More)
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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… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The capacity for conversion of alpha-linolenic acid (ALNA) to n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids was investigated in… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Many antiinflammatory pharmaceutical products inhibit the production of certain eicosanoids and cytokines and it is here that… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
The effects of dietary fish-oil fatty acids on the function of the 5-lipoxygenase pathway of peripheral-blood polymorphonuclear… (More)
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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… (More)
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