Omega-3 Experts' Blog

Resolvins in wound healing

  • 07/02/2018

The wound healing process largely depends on the resolution of inflammation: for the wound to close, inflammation must be resolved. A number high-risk wounds that develop persistent inflammation are due to surgery, burns or pressure ulcers...

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Anti-inflammatory effect of omega-3 in haemodialysis patients

  • 06/08/2018

The World Health Organisation (WHO) defines terminal kidney disease (TKD) as kidney disease requiring renal replacement therapy (RRT, dialysis or kidney transplantation) to safeguard the patient’s life. Based on 2008 data, the WHO...

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Polyunsaturated fatty acids in breast cancer

  • 04/06/2018

Worldwide, breast cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer in women and in the last decade there has been an increase in newly diagnosed cases. In 2015, approximately 1.6 million new cases of breast cancer were diagnosed in women...

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Omega-3 reduces oxidative stress-induced DNA damage

The role of DNA damage in atherogenesis is the focus of considerable interest. It was first identified in patients with progeroid syndromes (such as Werner’s syndrome in adults, caused by mutations in genes that encoded for DNA repair...

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