Literature Survey


Analysis of Non-Conjugated trans Fatty Acids


As long as doubts remain regarding the nutritional safety of fatty acids containing double bonds of the trans configuration methods for analysis will be of special importance. The following review articles are especially recommended -

The following references were collected as part of our regular literature reviews for our own research purposes. They cover the years from 1990 onwards. We cannot claim to have covered the subject exhaustively, but we have done our best. Conjugated trans-fatty acids are listed elsewhere. References are listed alphabetically by the first author of a paper, but not necessarily chronologically by that author. The list will be updated at approximately yearly intervals.


W. Christie

James Hutton Institute (and Mylnefield Lipid Analysis), Invergowrie, Dundee (DD2 5DA), Scotland.

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