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Linoleic acid

Introduction: Linoleic acid

Description of Linoleic acid

Linoleic acid: A doubly unsaturated fatty acid, occurring widely in plant glycosides. It is an essential fatty acid in mammalian nutrition and is used in the biosynthesis of prostaglandins and cell membranes. (From Stedman, 26th ed).
Source: MeSH 2007

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Hierarchical classifications of Linoleic acid

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