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Linoleic Acid (Linoleate) Summary

Description: A doubly unsaturated fatty acid, occurring widely in plant glycosides. It is an essential fatty acid in mammalian nutrition and is used in the biosynthesis of prostaglandins and cell membranes. (From Stedman, 26th ed)

Also Known As: Linoleate; Linoelaidic Acid; 9,12-Octadecadienoic Acid; 9-trans,12-trans-Octadecadienoic Acid; Linoelaidic Acid, (E,Z)-Isomer Show All >>

Networked: 1820 relevant articles (67 outcomes, 242 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Linoleic Acid is Relevant

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 11 outcomes 42 studies in 323 results
  2. Obesity : 3 outcomes 11 studies in 70 results
  3. Atherosclerosis : 2 outcomes 13 studies in 96 results
  4. Breast Neoplasms (Breast Cancer) : 2 outcomes 12 studies in 109 results
  5. Overweight : 2 outcomes 10 studies in 33 results
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Drugs Related to Linoleic Acid

  1. alpha-Linolenic Acid (Linolenic Acid)
  2. Fatty Acids (Saturated Fatty Acids)
  3. Oleic Acid (Oleate)
  4. Calcium
  5. 8,11,14-Eicosatrienoic Acid (DHLA)
  6. Unsaturated Fatty Acids (Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids)
  7. Safflower Oil
  8. Paclitaxel (Taxol)
  9. Triglycerides (Triacylglycerol)
  10. Carbon Monoxide
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Therapies Related to Linoleic Acid

  1. Vegetarian Diet (Vegetarianism)
  2. Total Parenteral Nutrition
  3. Enzyme Therapy
  4. Resistance Training
  5. Bariatric Surgery
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