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Table 4 FA composition of oil (g/100 g) and diets (g/kg) (as fed basis)

From: Mammary inflammation around parturition appeared to be attenuated by consumption of fish oil rich in n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids

Fatty acids SO FO SO diet FO diet
C14:0 0.05 0.92 0.09 0.39
C16:0 10.93 9.05 5.25 5.49
C18:0 2.25 1.60 2.03 2.05
C20:0 0.02 0.12 0.20 0.07
C16:1 0.09 6.14 0.06 2.00
C18:1 27.43 23.00 11.72 10.77
C20:1 0.03 3.06 0.22 1.04
C22:1 ND1 2.31 0.23 0.78
C18:2n6 52.00 2.27 22.54 4.67
C18:3n3 5.80 1.49 2.18 0.68
C20:5n3 ND 21.90 0.225 4.48
C22:6n3 ND 14.60 ND 2.84
Other 1.40 13.54 0.26 2.76
∑FA 2 100 100 45 38
∑SFA 3 13.25 11.69 7.57 8.00
∑MUFA 4 27.55 34.51 12.23 14.58
∑PUFA 5 57.80 40.26 24.94 12.66
∑SFA/∑FA 13.25 11.69 16.82 21.05
∑MUFA/∑FA 27.55 34.51 27.18 38.37
∑PUFA/∑FA 57.80 40.26 55.43 33.32
∑n-3 6 5.8 37.99 2.41 7.99
∑n-6 7 52 2.27 22.54 4.67
∑n-6/∑n-3 8.97 0.06 9.36 0.58
  1. 1ND, Not detected.
  2. 2∑FA means the sum of content of all fatty acids evaluated.
  3. 3∑SFA means the sum of C14:0, C16:0, C18:0 and C20:0 content.
  4. 4∑MUFA means the sum of C16:1, C18:1, C20:1 and C22:1 content.
  5. 5∑PUFA means the sum of C18:2n6, C18:3n3, C20:5n3 and C22:6n3 content.
  6. 6∑n-3 means the sum of C18:3n3, C20:5n3 and C22:6n3 content.
  7. 7∑n-6 means the content of C18:2n6.