gamma-Linolenic Acid

Known as: Acid, Gamolenic, gamma linolenic acid, 6,9,12-Octadecatrienoic acid 
An omega-6 fatty acid produced in the body as the delta 6-desaturase metabolite of linoleic acid. It is converted to dihomo-gamma-linolenic acid, a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
CONTEXT The omega-3 (n-3) fatty acids docosahexaenoic acid and eicosapentaenoic acid, along with γ-linolenic acid and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE To explore the effects of an enteral diet enriched with eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), gamma-linolenic acid (GLA), and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVES Enteral diets enriched with eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), gamma-linolenic acid (GLA), and antioxidants have previously… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVES We investigated the effect of intratumoral administration of gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) in human gliomas. METHODS We… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Animal and human studies have shown that greatly increasing the amounts of flax seed oil [rich in the (n-3) polyunsaturated fatty… (More)
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2000
2000
Previous studies reveal that supplementation of human diets with gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) reduces the generation of lipid… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVES Recent studies in animal models of sepsis-induced acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) have shown that a low… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Recent animal work suggests that gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) and eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) enhance calcium absorption, reduce… (More)
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1993
1993
OBJECTIVE To compare the effects of placebo and GLA on the course of mild diabetic neuropathy over 1 yr. RESEARCH DESIGN AND… (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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