Fatty Acids, Essential

Known as: Essential Fatty Acid, acids essential fatty, Essential_Fatty_Acid 
Long chain organic acid molecules that must be obtained from the diet. Examples are LINOLEIC ACIDS and LINOLENIC ACIDS.
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Because of competitive interactions in the metabolism of polyunsaturated fatty acids, tissue and bodily requirements for each of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND The consumption of omega-3 (n-3) and omega-6 (n-6) essential fatty acids in Western diets is thought to have changed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND There is evidence that offenders consume diets lacking in essential nutrients and this could adversely affect their… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Milk analysis is receiving increased attention. Milk contains conjugated octadecadienoic acids (18∶2) purported to be… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Although essential fatty acids (EFA) and their longer chain, more unsaturated derivatives play a major role during pregnancy… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is the term used to describe children who are inattentive, impulsive, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The influence of dietary omega-3 fatty acid supply on visual acuity development was evaluated in very low birth weight (VLBW… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
It has not been established whether nutrition in early infancy affects subsequent neurodevelopment and function. If there is an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
ABSTRACT: Retinal function was assessed by electroretinogram in 32 neonates randomly assigned to formulas of different ω-3 fatty… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The oxidation rates of lauric, myristic, palmitic, stearic, oleic, alpha-linolenic, linoleic, kappa-linolenic, dihomo-gamma… (More)
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