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Fatty acid composition of plant oils
used in
pharmacy and cosmetic


 

Evening primrose

Borage

Black currant

Wheat germ

Cacao butter

Avocado

16:0

5-9

9-15

6-8

13-20

24-30

7-32

16:1

-

-

-

-

-

2-13

18:0

1-2

3-7

1-2

<2

32-37

<2

18:1

8-12

15-19

9-13

13-20

31-37

36-80

18:2

70-80

32-38

45-50

55-602-5

2-5

6-18

18:3(n-3)

-

-

12-14

4-10

-

0-5

18:3(n-6)

4-12

18-25

15-20

-

-

-

18:4(n-3)

-

-

2-4

-

-

-

20 :0

-

-

-

-

1-2

-

20:1

-

2-4

<0.5

-

-

-

22:0

-

2-4

-

-

-

-



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