Study Type



Timing of Exposure

Sanders and Naismith, 1979


Infants (n=18)

Aged 14 weeks

Fed from birth a modified cow’s milk formula or had been breast-fed

Participated in an earlier study

Human milk and milk formula

14 weeks of age

Neuringer et al., 1984


Adult female rhesus monkeys

Diet deficient in n-3 fatty acids

2 months before conception and throughout pregnancy

*N = Evidence of no association or no clear association; B = Evidence of a benefit; N/A = A conclusion is not available; these data are presented for background information only.

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