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Carotene

Known as: Carotenes 
The general name for a group of pigments found in green, yellow, and leafy vegetables, and yellow fruits. The pigments are fat-soluble, unsaturated… Expand
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2018
Review
2018
Carotenoids are orange, yellow, and red lipophilic pigments present in many fruit and vegetables, as well as other food groups… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
  • Like Mao, Di Wang, F. Liu, Y. Gao
  • Critical reviews in food science and nutrition
  • 2018
  • Corpus ID: 3813191
ABSTRACT β-Carotene has been widely investigated both in the industry and academia, due to its unique bioactive attributes as an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
'Golden Rice' is a variety of rice engineered to produce β-carotene (pro-vitamin A) to help combat vitamin A deficiency, and it… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Abstract Objective: To assess the impact on mortality related to pregnancy of supplementing women of reproductive age each week… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
  • H. Sies
  • Experimental physiology
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 20240552
An imbalance between oxidants and antioxidants in favour of the oxidants, potentially leading to damage, is termed ‘oxidative… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The purpose of this study was to assess the relative antioxidant activities of a range of carotenes and xanthophylls through the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND The oxidative modification of low-density lipoproteins increases their incorporation into the arterial intima, an… Expand
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Review
1992
Review
1992
INTRODUCTION… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The relation between risk of angina pectoris and plasma concentrations of vitamins A, C, and E and carotene was examined in a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
  • G. Hill
  • Animal Behaviour
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 53176725
Abstract Male house finches, Carpodacus mexicanus , vary in plumage coloration from pale yellow to bright red. Mate preferences… Expand
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