Journal article icon

Journal article

Is there something special about palmitoleate?

Abstract:

Purpose of Review: The fatty acid, palmitoleate (16:1 n-7), has received a lot of attention in recent years for being 'lipokine' and for the first time, we review the evidence to determine if there is something special about palmitoleate in humans. Recent Findings: Despite dietary intakes being low (<4% of total energy) palmitoleate is the second most abundant monounsaturated fatty acid in most, but not all, blood lipid pools and notably more abundant in adipose tissue. Thus, compared with...

Expand abstract

Actions


Access Document


Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
OCDEM
Role:
Author
Journal:
Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care
Volume:
16
Issue:
2
Pages:
225-231
Publication date:
2013-03-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1473-6519
ISSN:
1363-1950
Source identifiers:
384691
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:384691
UUID:
uuid:390779e0-e78f-45db-9a8e-a3b8ecba32d9
Local pid:
pubs:384691
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP