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D2534 Sigma

cis-4,7,10,13,16,19-Docosahexaenoic acid

≥98%

Synonym: DHA

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Biochem/physiol Actions

Docosahexaenoic acid, DHA, is an omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid with 22 carbons and six double bonds, the first double bond occuring at position three from the methyl terminus (22:6 n-3). DHA is a component of lipid membranes and the myelin sheath. DHA also serves as a precursor for signaling molecules such as prostaglandins and eicosanoids.

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1 g in ampule

25, 100 mg in ampule

Sealed ampule.

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Safety Information

RIDADR 
NA 1993 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
3
Flash Point(F) 
143.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
62 °C
Protocols & Articles

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Obesity is a well-established risk factor for the development of insulin resistance. Obesity is associated with the increased deposition of lipids in non-adipose tissue with subsequent decreases in i...
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MSMLS Online Plate Map

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Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Heart Disease

The potential for the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease through increased dietary intake of omega-3 (w-3) fish oils is not a recent scientific discovery. A historically important stu...
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Keywords: Anti-inflammatory agents, Biochemistry, Cardiovascular, Clinical, Degradations, Esterifications, Immunology, Inflammation, Lipid Metabolism, Metabolism, Metabolites, Methods, Nutrition, Oxidations, Transcription

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