Dietary fatty acids--the N-6/N-3 balance and chronic elderly diseases. Excess linoleic acid and relative N-3 deficiency syndrome seen in Japan

Prog Lipid Res. 1996 Dec;35(4):409-57. doi: 10.1016/s0163-7827(96)00012-4.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Animals
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders / etiology*
  • Child
  • Child Behavior
  • Dietary Fats / adverse effects*
  • Fatty Acids, Omega-3 / metabolism*
  • Humans
  • Hypersensitivity / etiology*
  • Inflammation
  • Japan
  • Linolenic Acids / adverse effects*
  • Neoplasms / etiology*
  • Risk Factors

Substances

  • Dietary Fats
  • Fatty Acids, Omega-3
  • Linolenic Acids