Trans isomeric fatty acids as confounding variables in studies on perinatal LC-PUFA supply

  • Tamás Decsi
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 569)


Trans Fatty Acid Perinatal Period Maternal Plasma Mead Acid Cord Vessel 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tamás Decsi
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  1. 1.Department of PaediatricsUniversity of PécsPécsHungary

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