Table 3

Participants plasma PL FA concentrations
Men (nā€‰=ā€‰100) Women (nā€‰=ā€‰98)
Mean SD Mean SD p
ALA, % 0.15 0.14 0.19 0.14 0.06
EPA, % * 1.09 0.56 1.08 0.61 0.82
DPA, % 1.03 0.16 0.88 0.24 <0.0001
DHA, % 3.00 0.80 3.43 0.92 0.0005
total n-3, % 5.33 1.19 5.73 1.67 0.08

* for women n = 98.

Garneau et al.

Garneau et al. Nutrition Journal 2012 11:46   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-11-46

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