Parinaric acid have cytotoxic abilities that might be helpful in stopping rapidly growing malignant tumors.
Parinaric acid is a polyunsaturated conjugated fatty acid.
In this article we list claims of potential benefits and/or side-effects of parinaric acid (18:4) that we have found research on. Every claim is listed with all of its sources. We get these claims from our Nutrition Tool.
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Research-Backed Beneficial Claims Of Parinaric Acid (18:4)
These are some of the potential research-backed health benefits of parinaric acid (18:4).
Parinaric Acid (18:4) - Cancer
About this claim
Cancer is when abnormal cells divide without control in your body, making you ill. Research shows that some nutrients can play a vital role in the treatment of various cancers, but also as one prevention method.
Research sources for this claim
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