Fatty Acids, Omega-6

Known as: n-6 Fatty Acid, Omega 6 Fatty Acid, Acids, N-6 Fatty 
FATTY ACIDS which have the first unsaturated bond in the sixth position from the omega carbon. A typical American diet tends to contain substantially… (More)

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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
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) have a role in many physiological processes, including energy production, modulation of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To study the efficacy of topical application of alpha-linolenic acid (ALA) and linoleic acid (LA) for dry eye treatment… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Although a causal role of genetic alterations in human cancer is well established, it is still unclear whether dietary fat can… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Omega-3 fatty acids play crucial roles in the development and function of the central nervous system. These components, which… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Growth of neurite processes from the cell body is the critical step in neuronal development and involves a large increase in cell… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Developmental coordination disorder (DCD) affects approximately 5% of school-aged children. In addition to the core… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We report the production of two very long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids, arachidonic acid (AA) and eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Ecological and case-control studies have demonstrated a positive correlation between consumption of fat and the risk of prostate… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Docosahexaenoic acid [22:6 omega 3; 22:6-(4,7,10,13,16,19)] is the major polyunsaturated fatty acid in the photoreceptor… (More)
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