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Volume 2015, Article ID 519830, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/519830
Review Article

Alpha-Linolenic Acid: An Omega-3 Fatty Acid with Neuroprotective Properties—Ready for Use in the Stroke Clinic?

1Institut de Pharmacologie Moléculaire et Cellulaire, Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis, 660 route des Lucioles, Valbonne, 06560 Sophia Antipolis, France
2CNRS, IPMC, 06560 Sophia Antipolis, France
3Inova Neuroscience Institute, Inova Health System, Falls Church, VA 22042, USA
4Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
5Obesity Research Center, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh 11461, Saudi Arabia
6Mercy Health Hauenstein Neurosciences & Department of Translational Science and Molecular Medicine, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
7Department of Neurology and Program in Neuroscience, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA

Received 16 April 2014; Accepted 8 September 2014

Academic Editor: Juliana Maria Leite Nobrega de Moura Bell

Copyright © 2015 Nicolas Blondeau et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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