Papers from the March 1992 conference explore the importance of EFA and eicosanoids on living organisms. Organization is around five interrelated themes: examination of the biological function of docosahexaenoic acid at the fundamental level of molecular and cellular research; biosynthesis of PUFA in mammals; types of biological markers that can provide information about the adequacy of EFA intake; role that EFA and eicosanoids play in the development of disease states; and in the nutrition of the fetus and newly born infants, especially those born prematurely. Member price, $100. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, ORDavid F. Horrobin Efamol Research Institute, Kentville, Nova Scotia, Canada B4N 4HB Deficiency at the University of Minnesota ... He appointed me in 1963 as a fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford, where he was the tutor, and, together with Brian ... I was privileged to meet with him almost every day, and these occasions set the basis for a lifelong friendship that ... the principles of electricity were not well known to most schoolmasters, he managed to arrange the wiring of the school soanbsp;...
|Title||:||Essential Fatty Acids and Eicosanoids|
|Author||:||Andrew Sinclair, Robert Gibson|
|Publisher||:||The American Oil Chemists Society - 1992|