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Title N-3 PUFA as useful therapeutic agents in diseases characterised by immune dysregulation
Description Reviews the role of N-3 PUFas in RA
Creation Date 30 October 2006
Doc type Article
Document Abstract:
Eicosanoids have been extensively studied due to the fact that dietary manipulation of their substrate, the n-3 and n-6 fatty acids, have been shown to modulate certain immunological diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis. The role played by the n-3 PUFAs in this respect is commented upon here.
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