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… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
Carotenoids and retinoids have several similar biological activities such as antioxidant properties, the inhibition of malignant… (More)
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2016
Review
2016
Carotenoids have been receiving increasing attention due to their potential health benefits. Microalgae are recognized as a… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
Carotenoids and tocopherols are the two most abundant groups of lipid-soluble antioxidants in chloroplasts. In addition to their… (More)
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2003
Review
2003
Carotenoids are pigments which play a major role in the protection of plants against photooxidative processes. They are efficient… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
One hypothesis for why females in many animal species frequently prefer to mate with the most elaborately ornamented males… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Theories of animal signalling emphasize the importance of costliness-to be effective, signals must be dependable; to be… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The plant growth regulator abscisic acid (ABA) is formed by the oxidative cleavage of an epoxy-carotenoid. The synthesis of other… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Several human studies have observed a direct association between retinol (vitamin A) intake and risk of prostate… (More)
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1995
Review
1995
The basic principles of structure, stereochemistry, and nomenclature of carotenoids are described and the relationships between… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
Lycopene, a biologically occurring carotenoid, exhibits the highest physical quenching rate constant with singlet oxygen (kq = 31… (More)
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