Fatty acids

ID451
NameFatty acids
SynonymsFAME
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GroupFatty acids
Sub-groupFatty acids
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Biomarker measurements

Biomarker concentration values

IDParent IDDepthSubject groupPopulationCountryCountry codeCohortTime definitionBiospecimenAnalytical methodBiomarkerBiomarker detailMeasurement sizeDetected (nb)Detected (%)Detected only?Arithmethic meanArithmethic SDGeometric meanGeometric SDMinMin (detected)Percentile_05Percentile_10Percentile_25MedianPercentile_75Percentile_90Percentile_95MaxInterquartile rangeMean 95% CI lowerMean 95% CI upperGMean 95% CI lowerGMean 95% CI upperUnitConverted arithmetic meanConverted geometric meanConverted medianAdjustment typeAdjusted onRegressed onExpressed asPublication
48680MalesMiddle-aged dietitiansJapanJPSQFFQ (Japanese Dieticians' Epidemiologic Study)Plasma, fastingGC-FIDFatty acidsArachidonic acid (AA; cis-20:4n-6)
DHA (cis-22:6n-3)
DPA (cis-22:5n-3)
EPA (cis-20:5n-3)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
Myristic acid (14:0)
Palmitic acid (16:0)
Stearic acid (18:0)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
cis-Hexadecenoic acids (cis-16:1)
cis-Octadecenoic acids (cis-18:1)
1510.41.83mmol/L10400000.0 nmol/LCrudeKuriki 2003
49020FemalesMiddle-aged dietitiansJapanJPSQFFQ (Japanese Dieticians' Epidemiologic Study)Plasma, fastingGC-FIDFatty acidsArachidonic acid (AA; cis-20:4n-6)
DHA (cis-22:6n-3)
DPA (cis-22:5n-3)
EPA (cis-20:5n-3)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
Myristic acid (14:0)
Palmitic acid (16:0)
Stearic acid (18:0)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
cis-Hexadecenoic acids (cis-16:1)
cis-Octadecenoic acids (cis-18:1)
7910.712.21mmol/L10710000.0 nmol/LCrudeKuriki 2003
80270AllMiddle-aged women in the Trondheim areaNorwayNOParticipants in a cardiovascular screening by SHUS (National Health Screening Service)Serum, non-fastingGC-FIDFatty acidsArachidic acid (20:0)
Arachidonic acid (AA; cis-20:4n-6)
Behenic acid (22:0)
DHA (cis-22:6n-3)
DPA (cis-22:5n-3)
Dihomo-gamma-linolenic acid (DGLA; cis-20:3n-6)
Docosatetraenoic acid (DTA; cis-22:4n-6)
EPA (cis-20:5n-3)
Eicosadienoic acid (cis-20:2n-6)
Lignoceric acid (24:0)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
Mead acid (cis-20:3n-9)
Myristic acid (14:0)
Nervonic acid (cis-24:1n-9)
Oleic acid (cis-18:1n-9)
Osbond acid (cis-22:5n-6)
Palmitic acid (16:0)
Palmitoleic acid (cis-16:1n-7)
Stearic acid (18:0)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
cis-Cetoleic acid (cis-22:1n-11)
cis-Eicosenoic acids (cis-20:1)
2341215.7189.16mg/L1215.7 mg/LCrudeHjartaker 1997
100760All [by gender]Subjects working in a nutrition metabolism laboratoryUnited StatesUSPlasma (phospholipids), fastingGC-FIDFatty acidsArachidic acid (20:0)
Arachidonic acid (AA; cis-20:4n-6)
Behenic acid (22:0)
DHA (cis-22:6n-3)
Dihomo-gamma-linolenic acid (DGLA; cis-20:3n-6)
EPA (cis-20:5n-3)
Eicosadienoic acid (cis-20:2n-6)
Lignoceric acid (24:0)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
Nervonic acid (cis-24:1n-9)
Oleic acid (cis-18:1n-9)
Palmitic acid (16:0)
Palmitoleic acid (cis-16:1n-7)
Stearic acid (18:0)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
121704.060.0umol/L1704000.0 nmol/LCrudeLopes 1991
100770All [by gender]Subjects working in a nutrition metabolism laboratoryUnited StatesUSPlasma (phospholipids), fastingGC-FIDFatty acidsArachidic acid (20:0)
Arachidonic acid (AA; cis-20:4n-6)
Behenic acid (22:0)
DHA (cis-22:6n-3)
Dihomo-gamma-linolenic acid (DGLA; cis-20:3n-6)
EPA (cis-20:5n-3)
Eicosadienoic acid (cis-20:2n-6)
Lignoceric acid (24:0)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
Nervonic acid (cis-24:1n-9)
Oleic acid (cis-18:1n-9)
Palmitic acid (16:0)
Palmitoleic acid (cis-16:1n-7)
Stearic acid (18:0)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
121528.0100.0umol/L1528000.0 nmol/LCrudeLopes 1991
100780All [by gender]Subjects working in a nutrition metabolism laboratoryUnited StatesUSPlasma (phospholipids), fastingGC-FIDFatty acidsArachidic acid (20:0)
Arachidonic acid (AA; cis-20:4n-6)
Behenic acid (22:0)
DHA (cis-22:6n-3)
Dihomo-gamma-linolenic acid (DGLA; cis-20:3n-6)
EPA (cis-20:5n-3)
Eicosadienoic acid (cis-20:2n-6)
Lignoceric acid (24:0)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
Nervonic acid (cis-24:1n-9)
Oleic acid (cis-18:1n-9)
Palmitic acid (16:0)
Palmitoleic acid (cis-16:1n-7)
Stearic acid (18:0)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
121606.062.0umol/L1606000.0 nmol/LCrudeLopes 1991
100790All [by gender]Subjects working in a nutrition metabolism laboratoryUnited StatesUSPlasma (free fatty acids), fastingGC-FIDFatty acidsArachidonic acid (AA; cis-20:4n-6)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
Oleic acid (cis-18:1n-9)
Palmitic acid (16:0)
Palmitoleic acid (cis-16:1n-7)
Stearic acid (18:0)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
12435.011.0umol/L435000.0 nmol/LCrudeLopes 1991
100800All [by gender]Subjects working in a nutrition metabolism laboratoryUnited StatesUSPlasma (free fatty acids), fastingGC-FIDFatty acidsArachidonic acid (AA; cis-20:4n-6)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
Oleic acid (cis-18:1n-9)
Palmitic acid (16:0)
Palmitoleic acid (cis-16:1n-7)
Stearic acid (18:0)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
12360.010.0umol/L360000.0 nmol/LCrudeLopes 1991
100810All [by gender]Subjects working in a nutrition metabolism laboratoryUnited StatesUSPlasma (free fatty acids), fastingGC-FIDFatty acidsArachidonic acid (AA; cis-20:4n-6)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
Oleic acid (cis-18:1n-9)
Palmitic acid (16:0)
Palmitoleic acid (cis-16:1n-7)
Stearic acid (18:0)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
12360.015.0umol/L360000.0 nmol/LCrudeLopes 1991
100820All [by gender]Subjects working in a nutrition metabolism laboratoryUnited StatesUSPlasma (triglycerides), fastingGC-FIDFatty acids11-Eicosenoic acid (cis-20:1n-9)
Arachidonic acid (AA; cis-20:4n-6)
DHA (cis-22:6n-3)
Dihomo-gamma-linolenic acid (DGLA; cis-20:3n-6)
EPA (cis-20:5n-3)
Eicosadienoic acid (cis-20:2n-6)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
Oleic acid (cis-18:1n-9)
Palmitic acid (16:0)
Palmitoleic acid (cis-16:1n-7)
Stearic acid (18:0)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
12542.063.0umol/L542000.0 nmol/LCrudeLopes 1991
100830All [by gender]Subjects working in a nutrition metabolism laboratoryUnited StatesUSPlasma (triglycerides), fastingGC-FIDFatty acids11-Eicosenoic acid (cis-20:1n-9)
Arachidonic acid (AA; cis-20:4n-6)
DHA (cis-22:6n-3)
Dihomo-gamma-linolenic acid (DGLA; cis-20:3n-6)
EPA (cis-20:5n-3)
Eicosadienoic acid (cis-20:2n-6)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
Oleic acid (cis-18:1n-9)
Palmitic acid (16:0)
Palmitoleic acid (cis-16:1n-7)
Stearic acid (18:0)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
12808.092.0umol/L808000.0 nmol/LCrudeLopes 1991
100840All [by gender]Subjects working in a nutrition metabolism laboratoryUnited StatesUSPlasma (triglycerides), fastingGC-FIDFatty acids11-Eicosenoic acid (cis-20:1n-9)
Arachidonic acid (AA; cis-20:4n-6)
DHA (cis-22:6n-3)
Dihomo-gamma-linolenic acid (DGLA; cis-20:3n-6)
EPA (cis-20:5n-3)
Eicosadienoic acid (cis-20:2n-6)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
Oleic acid (cis-18:1n-9)
Palmitic acid (16:0)
Palmitoleic acid (cis-16:1n-7)
Stearic acid (18:0)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
12634.094.0umol/L634000.0 nmol/LCrudeLopes 1991
100850All [by gender]Subjects working in a nutrition metabolism laboratoryUnited StatesUSPlasma (cholesterol esters), fastingGC-FIDFatty acidsArachidic acid (20:0)
Arachidonic acid (AA; cis-20:4n-6)
DHA (cis-22:6n-3)
Dihomo-gamma-linolenic acid (DGLA; cis-20:3n-6)
EPA (cis-20:5n-3)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
Oleic acid (cis-18:1n-9)
Palmitic acid (16:0)
Palmitoleic acid (cis-16:1n-7)
Stearic acid (18:0)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
121175.083.0umol/L1175000.0 nmol/LCrudeLopes 1991
100860All [by gender]Subjects working in a nutrition metabolism laboratoryUnited StatesUSPlasma (cholesterol esters), fastingGC-FIDFatty acidsArachidic acid (20:0)
Arachidonic acid (AA; cis-20:4n-6)
DHA (cis-22:6n-3)
Dihomo-gamma-linolenic acid (DGLA; cis-20:3n-6)
EPA (cis-20:5n-3)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
Oleic acid (cis-18:1n-9)
Palmitic acid (16:0)
Palmitoleic acid (cis-16:1n-7)
Stearic acid (18:0)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
121264.070.0umol/L1264000.0 nmol/LCrudeLopes 1991
100870All [by gender]Subjects working in a nutrition metabolism laboratoryUnited StatesUSPlasma (cholesterol esters), fastingGC-FIDFatty acidsArachidic acid (20:0)
Arachidonic acid (AA; cis-20:4n-6)
DHA (cis-22:6n-3)
Dihomo-gamma-linolenic acid (DGLA; cis-20:3n-6)
EPA (cis-20:5n-3)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
Oleic acid (cis-18:1n-9)
Palmitic acid (16:0)
Palmitoleic acid (cis-16:1n-7)
Stearic acid (18:0)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
121032.072.0umol/L1032000.0 nmol/LCrudeLopes 1991

Intake values

IDParent IDDepthSubject groupPopulationCountryCountry codeCohortTime definitionIntake toolIntake food coverageIntake time coverageIntake assessmentCompoundCompound detailSupplement intakes included?Measurement sizeDetected (nb)Detected (%)Detected only?Arithmethic meanArithmethic SDGeometric meanGeometric SDMinMin (detected)Percentile_05Percentile_10Percentile_25MedianPercentile_75Percentile_90Percentile_95MaxInterquartile rangeMean 95% CI lowerMean 95% CI upperGMean 95% CI lowerGMean 95% CI upperUnitConverted arithmetic meanConverted geometric meanConverted medianAdjustment typeAdjusted onRegressed onExpressed asPublication
48510MalesMiddle-aged dietitiansJapanJPSQFFQ (Japanese Dieticians' Epidemiologic Study)Weighed Dietary record (7-day)Fatty acidsArachidonic acid (AA; cis-20:4n-6)
DHA (cis-22:6n-3)
DPA (cis-22:5n-3)
EPA (cis-20:5n-3)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
Myristic acid (14:0)
Palmitic acid (16:0)
Stearic acid (18:0)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
cis-Hexadecenoic acids (cis-16:1)
cis-Octadecenoic acids (cis-18:1)
1549264.08863.0mg/day49264.0 mg/dayCrudeKuriki 2003
48850FemalesMiddle-aged dietitiansJapanJPSQFFQ (Japanese Dieticians' Epidemiologic Study)Weighed Dietary record (7-day)Fatty acidsArachidonic acid (AA; cis-20:4n-6)
DHA (cis-22:6n-3)
DPA (cis-22:5n-3)
EPA (cis-20:5n-3)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
Myristic acid (14:0)
Palmitic acid (16:0)
Stearic acid (18:0)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
cis-Hexadecenoic acids (cis-16:1)
cis-Octadecenoic acids (cis-18:1)
7946163.010207.0mg/day46163.0 mg/dayCrudeKuriki 2003
8996100591MalesAdults living in CopenhagenDenmarkDKWeighed Dietary record (7-day)Fatty acidsDHA (cis-22:6n-3)
EPA (cis-20:5n-3)
Fatty acids, monounsaturated (MUFA)
Fatty acids, saturated (SFA)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
2388.574.25percentRoot88.6 percentRootCrudeTjonneland 1993
9005100621FemalesAdults living in CopenhagenDenmarkDKWeighed Dietary record (7-day)Fatty acidsDHA (cis-22:6n-3)
EPA (cis-20:5n-3)
Fatty acids, monounsaturated (MUFA)
Fatty acids, saturated (SFA)
Linoleic acid (LA; cis-18:2n-6)
alpha-Linolenic acid (ALA; cis-18:3n-3)
6389.392.26percentRoot89.4 percentRootCrudeTjonneland 1993

Correlation values

Reproducibility values

No data available