ALA (Alpha-Linolenic Acid)

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Pubmed Data : Am J Clin Nutr. 2012 Dec ;96(6):1262-73. Epub 2012 Oct 17. PMID: 23076616
Study Type : Meta Analysis

Pubmed Data : Br J Nutr. 2002 Oct ;88(4):411-20. PMID: 12323090
Study Type : Human Study

Pubmed Data : Circulation. 2003 Apr 1;107(12):1586-91. Epub 2003 Mar 10. PMID: 12668490
Study Type : Human Study

Pubmed Data : Eur J Clin Nutr. 2007 Oct;61(10):1201-6. Epub 2007 Jan 31. PMID: 17268413
Study Type : Human Study

Pubmed Data : Br J Nutr. 2002 Oct ;88(4):355-63. PMID: 12323085
Study Type : Human Study

Pubmed Data : J Oleo Sci. 2009;58(7):355-60. PMID: 19491530
Study Type : Animal Study

Pubmed Data : Eur J Clin Nutr. 2004 Jul;58(7):1083-9. PMID: 15220952
Study Type : Animal Study

Pubmed Data : Arch Ophthalmol. 2008 Feb;126(2):219-25. PMID: 18268213
Study Type : Animal Study

Pubmed Data : J Agric Food Chem. 2009 Jun 10;57(11):5078-83. PMID: 19453104
Study Type : Commentary

Pubmed Data : Nihon Arukoru Yakubutsu Igakkai Zasshi. 2009 Dec;44(6):636-48. PMID: 20471368
Study Type : Review

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