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Membrane lipid modifications and therapeutic effects mediated by hydroxydocosahexaenoic acid on Alzheimer's disease

Abstract:

Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a neurodegenerative pathology with relevant unmet therapeutic needs. Both natural aging and AD have been associated with a significant decline in the omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), and accordingly, administration of DHA has been proposed as a possible treatment for this pathology. However, recent clinical trials in mild-to-moderately affected patients have been inconclusive regarding the real efficacy of DHA in halting this disease. ...

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Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad More from this funder
Govern de les Illes Balears More from this funder
Imperial College London More from this funder
Marathon Foundation More from this funder
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta Journal website
Volume:
1838
Issue:
6
Pages:
1680–1692
Publication date:
2013-12-27
Acceptance date:
2013-12-18
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ISSN:
1879-2642 and 0006-3002
Pmid:
24374316
Language:
English
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2016-09-13

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