Inflammation page

Elevated ratio of arachidonic acid to long-chain omega-3 fatty acids predicts depression development following interferon-alpha treatment: Relationship with interleukin-6. Lotrich FESears BMcNamara RK.Source ;Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, United States.


Can J Physiol Pharmacol. 2012 Sep;90(9):1171-83. Epub 2012 Aug 22.Metabolic syndrome: a brain disease. Singh RBGupta Dherange PDe Meester FWilczynska AAlam SEPella DWilson DW. Source a The TsimTsoum Institute, Golebia street, Krakow, Silesia 40-126, Poland.


The role of marine omega-3 (n-3) fatty acids in inflammatory processes, atherosclerosis and plaque stability. Calder PC. Mol Nutr food Res 2012 Jul;56(7):1073-80. doi: 10.1002/mnfr.201100710. Source Human Development and Health Academic Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, MP887 Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK.


Eur Jour Clin Nutr.   2012 Aug;66(8):878-84. doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2012.60. Epub 2012 Jun 6.

Administration of omega-3 fatty acids and Raloxifene to women at high risk of breast cancer: interim feasibility and biomarkers analysis from a clinical trial. Signori CDubrock CRichie JPProkopczyk BDemers LMHamilton CHartman TJLiao JEl-Bayoumy KManni A. Source Department of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA.


Brain Behav Immun  2012 Aug;26(6):988-95. Epub 2012 May 26. Omega-3 supplementation lowers inflammation in healthy middle-aged and older adults: A randomized controlled trial. Kiecolt-Glaser JKBelury MAAndridge RMalarkey WBHwang BSGlaser R. Source

Institute for Behavioral Medicine Research, Ohio State University College of Medicine, OH, USA; Department of Psychiatry, Ohio State University College of Medicine, OH, USA.

Cytokine. 2012 Aug;59(2):382-91. Epub 2012 May 14. Dietary flaxseed oil reduces adipocyte size, adipose monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 levels and T-cell infiltration in obese, insulin-resistant rats. Baranowski MEnns JBlewett HYakandawala UZahradka PTaylor CG. Source

Department of Human Nutritional Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada.


Jour Nutr and Metab. 2012;2012:539426. Epub 2012 Apr 5. Health implications of high dietary omega-6 polyunsaturated Fatty acids. Patterson EWall RFitzgerald GFRoss RPStanton C. Source Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre, Biosciences Institute, County Cork, Ireland.


J Nutr. 1989 Apr;119(4):521-8. Summary of the NATO advanced research workshop on dietary omega 3 and omega 6 fatty acids: biological effects and nutritional essentiality. Simopoulos AP. Source Division of Nutritional Sciences, International Life Sciences Institute Research Foundation.


Biochem Pharmacol.  2009 Mar 15;77(6):937-46. Epub 2008 Oct 28. Dietary n-6 and n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids: from biochemistry to clinical implications in cardiovascular prevention. Russo GL. Source Institute of Food Sciences, National Research Council, 83100 Avellino, Italy.

J Leukoc Biol. 2008 October; 84(4): 882–892. Published online 2008 June 25. doi:  10.1189/jlb.0108028

PMCID: PMC2638733 Adipose-immune interactions during obesity and caloric restriction: reciprocal mechanisms regulating immunity and health span

Nature. 2006 Dec 14;444(7121):860-7. Inflammation and metabolic disorders.

Hotamisligil GS. Source Department of Genetics & Complex Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.


Intrnl Journal Immunopath Pharmacology I 2012 Apr-Jun;25(2):345-53.  Mitochondrial alterations, oxidative stress and neuroinflammation in Alzheimer's disease. Verri MPastoris ODossena MAquilani RGuerriero FCuzzoni GVenturini LRicevuti GBongiorno AI.