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What Is cis-Epoxyeicosatrienoic Acid?

cis-Epoxyeicosatrienoic acid, 20:3 c, is a polyunsaturated cis fatty acid and the cis-isomer of Epoxyeicosatrienoic acid.

There are research going on if all-cis-Epoxyeicosatrienoic acid could improve the way blood stem cell transplants take in the recipient.

cis-Isomer Of Epoxyeicosatrienoic Acid

20:3 c is the cis-isomer of epoxyeicosatrienoic acid 20:3. (source đź——)

Isomers are compounds that contain exactly the same number of atoms. The cis-isomer indicates that the functional groups are on the same side of the carbon chain, while the trans-isomer indicates that functional groups are on opposing sides of the carbon chain. (source đź——)

cis-Epoxyeicosatrienoic Acid In Foods

If you are interested in a list of foods where you can find this nutrient. Go to our nutrition tool and check out cis-Epoxyeicosatrienoic acid

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