Korean pine (Pinus koraiensis)
Korean pine/Nutrient Depletion:
- LipidsLipids: In animal and in vitro research, pinolenic acid enhanced LDL uptake (16) and reduced levels of cholesterol (39). In rats, Pinus koraiensis seed oil decreased serum triglycerides and VLDL triglycerides, not statistically significantly, and increased levels of HDL cholesterol (40).
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