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Effects of Dietary Gamma-Linolenic Acid on Blood Pressure and Adrenal Angiotensin Receptors in Hypertensive Rats," Proc.
Effect of Enteral Feeding with Eicosapentaenoic Acid, Gamma-Linolenic Acid and Antioxidants in Patients with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome," Crit.
Clinical and experimental study on the long-term effect of dietary gamma-linolenic acid on plasma lipids, platelet aggregation, thromboxane formation, and prostacyclin production.
Gamma-linolenic acid inhibits inflammatory responses by regulating NF-kappaB and AP-1 activation in lipopolysaccharide-induced RAW 264.
2 /PRNewswire/ -- Gamma-linolenic acid (GLA), which is found in several plant oils and is used in herbal medicine, appears to be able to prevent resistance to the breast cancer drug Herceptin, according to a report in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute (JNCI).
Effect of Gamma-Linolenic Acid on the Transcriptional activity of the Her- 2/neu (erbB-2) oncogene, Journal of the National Cancer Institute, Vol.
Alongside fish oils that contain omega 3 fatty acids and vitamins A and D, the company offers a wide variety of expeller-pressed and solvent-extracted natural vegetable oils that contain omega 3s, including flaxseed oil, perilla oil, chia seed oil and hemp seed oil, as well as gamma-linolenic acid (GLA)-containing oils from borage, evening primrose and black current seed oil.
These results indicate that borage oil was effectively absorbed through the skin and became available throughout the body as a source of gamma-linolenic acid.
Cameron of the University of Aberdeen, Scotland, have previously demonstrated that gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) can reverse diabetic neuropathy in rats.
LA must be converted to gamma-linolenic acid (GLA), while ALA must be converted to eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA).
Effects of a dietary intake of the polyunsaturated omega-6 essential fatty acids (EFAs) linoleic and gamma-linolenic acids (GLA) on blood lipids, platelet function, and vascular prostacyclin production were studied 12 hyperlipidemic patients (doses of 3 g/day) and 12 male Wistar rats (doses of 3 mg/kg/day) for 4 months.

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