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What does PUFA stand for?

PUFA stands for Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid


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Omega-6 (n-6) polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) and omega-3 (n-3) PUFA are precursors to potent lipid mediator signalling molecules, eicosanoids, which have important roles in the regulation of inflammation.
Polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) diminish the production of cytokines, pro-inflammatory compounds in the body that can activate the production of bone-degrading osteoclasts.