Marianne Haag


Affiliation: University of Pretoria
Country: South Africa


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    Haag M. Essential fatty acids and the brain. Can J Psychiatry. 2003;48:195-203 pubmed
    ..The ratio of membrane omega-3 to omega-6 PUFAs can be modulated by dietary intake. This ratio influences neurotransmission and prostaglandin formation, processes that are vital in the maintenance of normal brain function. ..
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    Haag M, Magada O, Claassen N, Böhmer L, Kruger M. Omega-3 fatty acids modulate ATPases involved in duodenal Ca absorption. Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. 2003;68:423-9 pubmed
    ..01), this effect was partially reversed by 100 microM indomethacin, a cyclo-oxygenase blocker. Omega-3 fatty acids are thus involved in multiple signalling effects that effect ATPases in BLM. ..