Detailed study on omega-3 supplements lengthening telomeres

Detailed study on omega-3 supplements lengthening telomeres

Posted by: on Jun 13, 2013 | No Comments

A human study published in the journal Brain, Behavior and Immunity showed that overweight, sedentary adults who were given a daily omega-3 fat supplement realized a lengthening of their telomeres and reduced blood markers of inflammation and free-radical damage compared to subjects given placebo.

New study shows omega-3s may lengthen telomeres

New study shows omega-3s may lengthen telomeres

Posted by: on Oct 11, 2012 | No Comments

Data published in Brain, Behavior, and Immunity indicated supplements of omega-3 fatty acids may improve the ratio of omega-6 to omega-3 fatty acids and that four months of supplementation with omega-3s were associated with longer telomeres in immune system cells.