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Table 1 Fatty acid profile of marine sources enriched in LCMUFA

From: Dietary marine-derived long-chain monounsaturated fatty acids and cardiovascular disease risk: a mini review

FA (%) Calanus Oil Seal Oil Whale Oil Herring oil Mackerel oil Saury oil Pollock oil
Reference [19] [59] [59] [15] [30] [13] [14]
 C14:0 9.1 6.5 5.3 9.8 8.0 N.S. N.S.
 C16:0 7.4 10.1 7.9 14.3 13.9 9.2 9.8
 C18:0 N.S. 1.4 1.8 1.9 2.6 1.7 1.7
Σ SFA 18.2 18 15.3 26.1 29.8 10.9 11.5
 C16:1 16.2 16.8 8.8 5.0 4.2 2.9 6.1
 C18:1 3.3 22.9 16.3 8.4 14.9 5.8 14.3
 C20:1 n-11 N.S. N.S. 1.7 12.2b 12.2 12.1 9.1
 C20:1 n-9 12.2 10.9 15.3   0.8 3.1 3.3
 C22:1 n-11 12.5 N.S. 9.8 20.7c 18.1 18.5 12.3
 C22:1 n-9 2.5 N.S. 0.9    1.0 1.6
Σ LCMUFAa 27.2 10.9 27.7 32.9 31.1 34.7 26.3
Σ MUFA 58.9 50.6 54.8 46.4 50.2 43.4 46.7
 C18:2 n-6 0.6 1.8 1.4 1.7 1.8 1.6 1.3
 C20:4 n-6 N.S. 0.5 0.3 N.S. N.S. 0.6 N.D.
Σ n-6 PUFA 0.6 2.3 2 1.7 1.8 2.2 1.3
 C18:3 n-3 0.1 0.6 1.2 1.1 1.5 1.2 1.1
 C20:5 n-3 8.6 9 4.3 6.3 5.4 1.6 1.2
 C22:5 n-3 N.S. 5.2 2.3 N.S. 0.4 6.1 10.3
 C22:6 n-3 9.3 11.7 7.9 6.8 7.8 11.8 7.9
Σ n-3 PUFA 19.5 26.5 18.7 17.3 16.5 20.7 20.5
  1. aLCMUFA is shown as the sum of C20:1 and C22:1 isomers; bpresented as C20:1; cpresented as C22:1. LCMUFA long-chain monounsaturated fatty acid, MUFA monounsaturated fatty acid, N.D. not detected, N.S. not shown, PUFA polyunsaturated fatty acid, SAF saturated fatty acid