Table 2

Major Triglyceride Molecular Species (%) in POL and IE fats *

TG Species

POL

IE


LLnLn

ND

2.00

LLLn

ND

0.85

LLL

ND

0.78

PLLn

ND

0.42

OLL

0.20

2.63

PLL

0.90

4.64

OOL

0.70

2.00

SLL

ND

12.47

PPL

8.60

3.42

OOO

2.70

0.48

SOL

ND

13.79

SOS

ND

15.84

SOO

1.5

4.62

POS

4.2

15.25

PPS

ND

2.92

SSO

ND

10.81

SSS

ND

3.76

POP

39.5

ND

POO

32.2

ND

POL

9.3

ND

TOTAL

99.80

96.68


L = linoleic; Ln = Linolenic; O = oleic; P = palmitic; S = stearic

ND, not detected

*Triglyceride species for PHSO are not reported since they were not possible to assess due to the complexity of the TG species arising from the the lack of authentic standards to identify the various trans fatty acid isomers present.

Sundram et al. Nutrition & Metabolism 2007 4:3   doi:10.1186/1743-7075-4-3

Open Data