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Carotenoids

Known as: Carotenoids [Chemical/Ingredient], Carotenoid, Carotenoids (NOS) 
A class of hydrocarbons (carotenes) and their oxygenated derivatives which exhibit chemopreventive properties. Carotenoids are pigments found in… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Plant compounds that are perceived by humans to have color are generally referred to as 'pigments'. Their varied structures and… Expand
Review
2007
Review
2007
  • A. Rao, L. Rao
  • Pharmacological research
  • 2007
  • Corpus ID: 5886031
Oxidative stress is an important contributor to the risk of chronic diseases. Dietary guidelines recommend increased consumption… Expand
Review
2004
Review
2004
Carotenoids are isoprenoid molecules that are widespread in nature and are typically seen as pigments in fruits, flowers, birds… Expand
Review
2003
Review
2003
Carotenoids are pigments which play a major role in the protection of plants against photooxidative processes. They are efficient… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
A method for the screening of antioxidant activity is reported as a decolorization assay applicable to both lipophilic and… Expand
Review
1995
Review
1995
  • G. Britton
  • FASEB journal : official publication of the…
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 45516668
The basic principles of structure, stereochemistry, and nomenclature of carotenoids are described and the relationships between… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Objective. —To evaluate the relationships between dietary intake of carotenoids and vitamins A, C, and E and the risk of… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Lycopene, a biologically occurring carotenoid, exhibits the highest physical quenching rate constant with singlet oxygen (kq = 31… Expand
Review
1989
Review
1989
  • N. Krinsky
  • Free radical biology & medicine
  • 1989
  • Corpus ID: 37416318
Carotenoid pigments, including hydrocarbons such as beta-carotene or xanthophylls such as lutein and zeaxanthin, are very widely… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Various equations for the determinations of total chlorophyll and individual amounts of chlorophylls a and b in extracts from… Expand
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