0241 Fatty Acids Profile (Genova Diagnostics)

0241 Fatty Acids Profile (Genova Diagnostics)

150.00

The Blood spot Fatty Acid Profile measures key omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids and calculates key indicators to establish your optimal balance. Trans fatty acids—the “bad” oils in processed foods—are also measured. Individual fatty acids are measured as a percent of the total measurable fatty acids.

Specimen Type: Blood spot

AVERAGE TURNAROUND TIME: 14 days

Patient Requirements: Please refer to full instructions sent with the kit.

Polyunsaturated Omega-3
Polyunsaturated Omega-3
Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA)
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)
% Omega-3
Polyunsaturated Omega-6
Arachidonic Acid
Dihomogamma Linolenic Acid (DGLA)
Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA)
Linoleic Acid
Total C:18 Trans
Ratios
LA/GLA ratio
EPA/DGLA ratio
AA/EPA ratio
Index of Omega-3s