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What does LC-PUFA stand for?

LC-PUFA stands for Long Chain Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid


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On 27 June, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) received a letter from the European Commission (EC) requesting that it "review the existing scientific data on the possible link between the intake of omega-3 long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids, alone or combined (DHA and/or EPA and/or DPA) and adverse health effects, and to advise the Commission on a tolerable upper level of intake (UL) for omega-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids, alone or combined (DHA and/or EPA and/or DPA) for the general population and, if appropriate, for vulnerable subgroups of the population.
Breast milk contains long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPUFAs), which are not routinely available in formula milks.
He said children fed infant milk with long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPs) found in breast milk had faster mental agility and were more efficient in understanding and solving problems.
It has announced that it has created the first reduced fat ice cream containing omega-3 long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPUFAS) from fish oils - a compound associated with significant health benefits.