Xanthopterin

Known as: 4,6-Pteridinedione, 2-amino-1,5-dihydro-, Xanthopterin [Chemical/Ingredient] 
2-Amino-1,5-dihydro-4,6-pteridinedione. Pigment first discovered in butterfly wings and widely distributed in plants and animals.
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2010
2010
A simple, rapid, sensitive and selective method for simultaneously determining xanthopterin and isoxanthopterin content in human… (More)
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2009
2009
The Oriental hornet bears both brown and yellow colors on its cuticle. The brown component is contributed by the pigment melanin… (More)
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2007
2007
The reflectance of pierid butterfly wings is principally determined by the incoherent scattering of incident light and the… (More)
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2005
2005
Human mammary carcinoma MCF-7 cell line responsiveness to the pteridines xanthopterin and isoxanthopterin was studied using the… (More)
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1992
1992
Pterins were extracted with methanol from sporangiophores of the lower fungus Phycomyces blakesleeanus and separated and… (More)
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1984
1984
Some intermediates of pterin anabolism amplify the lectin-induced lymphocyte stimulation while the catabolites xanthopterin and… (More)
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1978
1978
After the administration of 2-14C folic acid to a human volunteer, urinary and fecal radioactivity, as well as urinary excretion… (More)
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1965
1965
ZOLLINGER (1953) and Tonz (1957) described the induction of kidney tumours in rats by the repeated parenteral injection of lead… (More)
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1961
1961
HE conversion of 2-amino-4-hydroxypteridine into isoxanthopterin in wildtype Drosophila melanogaster has been demonstrated and… (More)
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1952
1952
IT is already known that riboflavin, under irradiation of shorter light waves, accelerates the autoxidative production of melanin… (More)
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