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Chemical Fatty Acids, Volatile

Name Fatty Acids, Volatile
Equivalent Terms Fatty Acids, Short Chain | Fatty Acids, Short-Chain | Short-Chain Fatty Acids | Volatile Fatty Acids
Definition Short-chain fatty acids of up to six carbon atoms in length. They are the major end products of microbial fermentation in the ruminant digestive tract and have also been implicated in the causation of neurological diseases in humans.
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MeSH® ID D005232
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