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Table 2 Fatty acid composition (g/100 g) of different parts of Zizyphus lotus (L.)

From: Zizyphus lotus L. (Desf.) modulates antioxidant activity and human T-cell proliferation

Fatty acids Seeds Leaves Stem Pulp Root Statistiques
14:0 0.15 ± 0.028 0 0 0 0  
16:0 10.8 ± 1.80a 43.41 ± 1.82b 33.80 ± 1.95c 27.59 ± 1.77d 38.76 ± 1.59e b:a, c, d, e p < 0.001
16:1 0.130 ± 0.22a 5.96 ± 0.63b 0 0 0 a:b p < 0.001
18:0 5.45 ± 1.50a 22.15 ± 1.31b 24.40 ± 1.62c 11.25 ± 1.31d 22.00 ± 0.69e c:d, a p < 0.001
18:1n-9 62.79 ± 1.33a 6.30 ± 1.50 b 21.73 ± 194c 24.52 ± 0.13d 19.73 ± 1.80e a:b, c, d, e p < 0.001
18:2n-6 14.22 ± 1.96 a 6.20 ± 1.67b 11.10 ± 1.72c 36.63 ± 1.26d 13.24 ± 0.11e d:a, b, c, e p < 0.001
18:3n-3 1.30 ± 0.64a 9.15 ± 1.95b 0 0 0 a:b p < 0.001
19:0 0 0 0 0 0  
20:1 3.12 ± 1.40a 2.17 ± 0.31b 0 0 0 a:b NS
20:2n-9 0.20 ± 0.057a 1.53 ± 0.60b 0 0 0 a:b NS
20:3n-3 0.83 ± 0.035a 0 8.95 ± 0.91b 0 2.59 ± 0.63c b: a, c p < 0.001
20:4n-6 0 1.58 ± 0.95 0 0 0  
20:0 0.1 ± 0.058 0 0 0 0  
24:0 0.9 ± 0.92a 1.54 ± 0.61b 0 0 3.66 ± 1.18c c:a, b p < 0.001
  1. Different fatty acids were determined as described in materials and methods section. Values are means ± SEM. Each value represents the mean of three determinations. NS = insignificant differences