Nutrition and cognition


DHA and ARA Concentrations in the Brain : View, from multiple angles, the areas within a baby`s brain where docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and arachidonic acid (ARA) is concentrated. Unlike fats that are burned for energy, the fatty acids DHA and ARA play key roles as structural and signaling components in cell membranes in the brain and eye.


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