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Possible Interaction: Fish Oils and Palmitic Acid


Fish Oils


Palmitic Acid

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Infusion of tallow, linseed oil, or fish oil emulsions increased plasma concentrations of palmitic acid , linolenic acid, and eicosapentaenoic and docosahexaenoic acids, respectively.
Journal of dairy science  •  2005  |  View Paper
Diet supplementation with FO elevated the blood levels of palmitic acid (C16:0) and n-3 PUFAs, especially long-chain (LC) PUFAs (EPA, C20:5n-3 and DHA, C22:6n-3), and caused a decline in the level of arachidonic acid (AA, C20:4n-6; P < 0.05).
Animal : an international journal of animal bioscience  •  2012  |  View Paper
Dietary supplementation with fish oil also reduced the level of linoleic acid but increased the level of palmitic acid as well as that of the long-chain n-3 PUFAs.
Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Comparative physiology  •  1994  |  View Paper