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Fatty Acids, Omega-6 MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Fatty Acids, Omega-6
Tree Number(s)
D10.251.355.343
Unique ID
D043371
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D043371
Scope Note
FATTY ACIDS which have the first unsaturated bond in the sixth position from the omega carbon. A typical American diet tends to contain substantially more omega-6 than OMEGA-3 FATTY ACIDS.
Entry Term(s)
Fatty Acids, Omega 6
N-6 Fatty Acid
N-6 Fatty Acids
Omega-6 Fatty Acid
Omega-6 Fatty Acids
Registry Number
0
Previous Indexing
Fatty Acids, Unsaturated (1980-2003)
Public MeSH Note
2004
History Note
2004
Date Established
2004/01/01
Date of Entry
2003/07/09
Revision Date
2020/05/27
Fatty Acids, Omega-6 Preferred
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