Omega-3 Experts' Blog

Rvs could be better analgesics than anti-inflammatory drugs

  • 12/05/2017

The identification of specialised pro-resolving lipid mediators (SPMs) changed our understanding of the inflammatory response process. It is no longer considered a passive but rather an active process involving resolving compounds, SPMs,...

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SPMs and infection

  • 11/02/2017

Current strategies in treating infection aim to reduce inflammation by using proinflammatory molecule inhibitors and/or by inhibiting bacterial proliferation using antibiotics. Such approaches approach is applicable for certain infections...

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Weight and BMI influence the response to omega-3 PUFA supplementation

  • 10/02/2017

Data from observational and experimental studies indicate that consuming omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 PUFA) is beneficial to cardiovascular health in children aged 8 to 15 (they reduce systolic blood pressure and increase high-...

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Omega-3 PUFA and SPM in critical patients

The prognosis of critical patients is closely related to their inflammatory status and the extent and duration of the inflammatory response. Until relatively recently, inflammation resolution was considered a passive process, whose...

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