Zeaxanthins

Known as: Zeaxanthins [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Carotenoids found in fruits and vegetables. Zeaxanthin accumulates in the MACULA LUTEA.
National Institutes of Health

Topic mentions per year

Topic mentions per year

1987-2017
0119872017

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
2018
2018
Photosystem I (PSI) is one of the two photosystems present in oxygenic photosynthetic organisms and functions to harvest and… (More)
Is this relevant?
2017
2017
The high-acuity central vision of humans, and other primates, depends on a region of the central retina called the macula lutea… (More)
  • figure 1
Is this relevant?
Review
2015
Review
2015
It has a great therapeutic significance that the disorder of the vascular endothelium, which supplies the affected ocular… (More)
Is this relevant?
Review
2012
Review
2012
Among all photosynthetic and non-photosynthetic prokaryotes, only cyanobacterial species belonging to the genera Acaryochloris… (More)
Is this relevant?
Review
2007
Review
2007
The retina is unique in the human body in containing three xanthophyll carotenoids; 3R,3'R-zeaxanthin, meso-zeaxanthin (MZ) and… (More)
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • table 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Uptake, metabolism, and stabilization of xanthophyll carotenoids in the retina are thought to be mediated by specific xanthophyll… (More)
Is this relevant?
2002
2002
The carotenoids of 12 species of Siluriformes fishes (eight families) were investigated from a comparative biochemical point of… (More)
Is this relevant?
1997
1997
A CHCl(3): MeOH extract of the fruit ofLycium chinense Mill. (Solanaceae) was found to afford significant protection against… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The carotenoid content of 10 different organs obtained at autopsy from 16 humans was determined using a high-performance liquid… (More)
Is this relevant?
1987
1987
In rainbow trout (Salmo gairdneri), the dietary astaxanthin diesters were mostly absorbed and accumulated in their integuments… (More)
Is this relevant?