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Chemical Fatty Acids, Omega-3

Name Fatty Acids, Omega-3
Equivalent Terms Acids, Omega-3 Fatty | Fatty Acids, n-3 | Fatty Acids, Omega 3 | n 3 Fatty Acids | n-3 Fatty Acids | n 3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid | n-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid | n-3 PUFA | Omega 3 Fatty Acids | Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Definition A group of fatty acids, often of marine origin, which have the first unsaturated bond in the third position from the omega carbon. These fatty acids are believed to reduce serum triglycerides, prevent insulin resistance, improve lipid profile, prolong bleeding times, reduce platelet counts, and decrease platelet adhesiveness.
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MeSH® ID D015525
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1. ChemicalsLipids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Fats Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Dietary Fats Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Dietary Fats, Unsaturated Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Fatty Acids, Omega-3 Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
2. ChemicalsLipids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Fatty Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Fatty Acids, Unsaturated Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Fatty Acids, Omega-3 Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
3. ChemicalsLipids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Oils Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Fish Oils Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Fatty Acids, Omega-3 Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references

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Fatty Acids, Omega-3 Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
  4,7,10,13,16,19,22,25-octacosaoctaenoic acid
  6,9,12,15,18-heneicosapentaenoic acid
  7,10,13,16,19-docosapentaenoic acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases
View node alpha-Linolenic Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
  AVX001
  AVX002
  delta12-prostaglandin J3
View node Docosahexaenoic Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
View node Eicosapentaenoic Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
  epaden
  Esapent
  Himega
  HS12607
  K-85 fish oil preparation
  mamoclam
  Nutrilarm
  P-55 omega-3 fatty acid
  Pikasol
  Promega
  stearidonic acid
  trienyl
  VASCAZEN
  zodin