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Polyunsaturated fatty acids in human nutrition

Author: Umberto Bracco; Richard J Deckelbaum; Nestlé Nutrition Services.
Publisher: New York : Raven Press, ©1992.
Series: Nestlé Nutrition workshop series, v. 28.
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Highlights the clinical implications of findings on the biochemistry, metabolism, and physiological functions of long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPUFAs). The text also addresses practical  Read more...

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Nestlé Nutrition Workshop (28th : 1990 : Mexico City, Mexico).
Polyunsaturated fatty acids in human nutrition.
New York : Raven Press, ©1992
(OCoLC)608299469
Online version:
Nestlé Nutrition Workshop (28th : 1990 : Mexico City, Mexico).
Polyunsaturated fatty acids in human nutrition.
New York : Raven Press, ©1992
(OCoLC)622641337
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Umberto Bracco; Richard J Deckelbaum; Nestlé Nutrition Services.
ISBN: 088167933X 9780881679335
OCLC Number: 25510708
Notes: "Nestlé Nutrition Services."
"The 28th Nestlé Nutrition Workshop, Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids in Human Nutrition was held in Mexico City, Mexico, November 27-30th, 1990"--Preliminary page.
Description: xi, 243 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Fatty acids in human biology: past and future / Arthur A. Spector --
Long chain fatty acid metabolism / Howard Sprecher --
Physical properties of fatty acids and their extracellular and intracellular distribution / Donald M. Small --
Long chain fatty acids and other lipid second messengers / Alfred H. Merrill, Jr. --
Long chain fatty acids: intake, digestion and absorption in newborn infants / Olle Hernell and Lars Blackberg --
Long chain fatty acids and peroxisomal disorders / Hugo W. Moser and Ann B. Moser --
Long chain polyunsaturated fatty acid metabolism and cellular utilization: regulation and interactions / Claudio Galli, Cristina Mosconi and Franca Marangoni --
Essential fatty acids in early development / Michael A. Crawford [and others] --
Developmental aspects of long chain polyunsaturated fatty acid metabolism: CNS development / Michael Thomas Clandinin and Johny E.E. Van Aerde --
Supply, uptake and utilization of docosahexaenoic acid during photoreceptor cell differentiation / Nicolas G. Bazan. (cont) Long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in the diets of premature infants / Berthold Koletzko --
Dietary long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids: sources, problems and uses / Umberto Bracco --
Long chain fatty acid metabolism and essential fatty acid deficiency with special emphasis on cystic fibrosis / Birgitta Strandvik --
Effects of dietary essential fatty acid balance on behavior and chronic diseases / Harumi Okuyama --
Long chain fatty acids in obstetrics, gynecology and fertility: a focus on non-eicosanoid-mediated mechanisms / Jamie Y. Jeremy --
Thymus eicosanoids are involved in tolerance to self / Norbert Gualde --
Long chain fatty acids and atopic dermatitis / Lennart Juhlin --
Long chain fatty acids and cholesterol metabolism / Richard J. Deckelbaum.
Series Title: Nestlé Nutrition workshop series, v. 28.
Responsibility: editors, Umberto Bracco, Richard J. Deckelbaum.
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