Much of the world's population exhibits low levels of EPA and DHA and low omega-3 status has become a global public health concern, as omega-3 deficiency is associated with several chronic diseases. Aker BioMarine has established the Omega-3 Index Project (O3i) to raise awareness of the risks associated with low omega-3 levels and we're joined by Dr Nils Hoem, Chief Scientist at Aker BioMarine, to discuss the project.
Read this blog post from Katrin Berntsen of Aker BioMarine about the Omega-3 Index Project.
Hear us talk with Prof Philip Calder about the almost endless health benefits of omega-3s in this podcast.
Hear us discuss the omega-3 category with Peter Clough, honorary secretary of the International Society for the Study of Fatty Acids and Lipids, in this podcast.