DHA involvement in neurotransmission process
- Publisher: John Libbey Eurotext
(issn: 1258-8210, eissn: 1950-697X)
acetylcholine | behaviour | brain | DHA | dopamine | central nervous system | serotonin (5-HT) | Oils, fats, and waxes | TP670-699
The very high enrichment of the nervous system in the polyunsaturated fatty acids, arachidonic (AA, 20: 4n-6) and docosahexaenoic acids (DHA, 22: 6n-3), is dependant of the dietary availability of their respective precursors, linoleic (18: 2n-6) and_-linolenic acids (18...