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Canthaxanthin

Known as: Canthaxanthin [Chemical/Ingredient], Canthaxanthine, beta,beta-Carotene-4,4'-dione 
A trans-carotenoid pigment widely distributed in nature. The compound is used as an oral suntanning agent and as a food and drug coloring agent. Oral… 
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Carotenoids are natural isoprenoid pigments that provide leaves, fruits, vegetables and flowers with distinctive yellow, orange… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
Increasing attention is being paid to the possibility of applying cancer chemopreventive agents for individuals at high risk of… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
Early studies demonstrating the ability of dietary carotenes to prevent infections have left open the possibility that the action… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The anticancer activities of beta-carotene, astaxanthin and canthaxanthin against the growth of mammary tumors were studied in… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Mice were given either β -carotene or either of two carotenoids with no vitamin A activity – canthaxanthin or phytoene – or… 
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
  • L. Juhlin
  • British Journal of Dermatology
  • 1981
  • Corpus ID: 32358739
A questionnaire was used from 1972–1978 for 330 consecutive patients with recurrent urticaria of 3 months to 40 years duration…