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Table 1 Fatty acid composition of soybean oil and linseed oil (%)

From: Effects of dietary omega-3/omega-6 fatty acid ratios on reproduction in the young breeder rooster

Fatty acids Soybean oil Linseed oil
C14:0 0.11 0.04
C15:0 0.02 0.02
C16:0 11.86 5.87
C16:1 0.14 0.06
C18:0 4.74 4.49
C18:1 21.60 22.30
C18:3 n-6 52.58 16.67
C18:3 n-3 7.65 49.85
C20:0 0.25 0.12
C20:1 0.19 0.16
C20:3 n-6
C20:3 n-3 0.06
C22:0 0.36 0.10
C22:1 0.11 0.06
C24:0 0.07 0.03
Others 0.30 0.15
Total 100.00 100.00
n-3 PUFAs 7.65 49.91
n-6 PUFAs 52.58 16.67
n-3/n-6 1:7.34 1:0.33
  1. The values were determined by feed analysis test.