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fatty acid deficiency

 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Docosahexaenoic acid [22:6(n-3)] is enriched in brain membrane phospholipids and essential for brain function. Neurogenesis… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The term 'essential fatty acid' is ambiguous and inappropriately inclusive or exclusive of many polyunsaturated fatty acids. When… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
(1) The authors tested the prediction that relative deficiencies in highly unsaturated fatty acids (HUFAs) may underlie some of… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Essential fatty acids are structural components of all tissues and are indispensable for cell membrane synthesis; the brain… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Dietary deprivation of alpha-linolenic acid (n-3) through two generations has been shown to lower performance in an operant-type… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
AbstractEssential fatty acid deficiency is well known in cystic fibrosis patients, but its pathogenesis remains unclear. It might… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The purpose of the study reported here was to compare behavior, learning, and health problems in boys ages 6 to 12 with lower… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Rhesus monkeys given pre- and postnatal diets deficient in n-3 essential fatty acids develop low levels of docosahexaenoic acid… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Prostaglandins and related compounds are active mediators of inflammation, but data concerning their role in the pathogenesis of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Essential fatty acid (EFA) deficient rodents demonstrate abnormal epidermal permeability barrier function and differentiation… Expand
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