lycopene

Known as: lycopenes, lycopene [Chemical/Ingredient], psi,psi-Carotene 
A linear, unsaturated hydrocarbon carotenoid, the major red pigment in fruits such as tomatoes, pink grapefruit, apricots, red oranges, watermelon… (More)
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2008
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2008
Dietary vitamin A deficiency causes eye disease in 40 million children each year and places 140 to 250 million at risk for health… (More)
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2005
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2005
Identification of genes that affect the product accumulation phenotype of recombinant strains is an important problem in… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND Some data, including our findings from the Health Professionals Follow-Up Study (HPFS) from 1986 through January 31… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
An inverse association has been observed between dietary intake of lycopene and the risk of prostate cancer. We investigated the… (More)
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2000
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2000
Metabolic engineering has achieved encouraging success in producing foreign metabolites in a variety of hosts. However, common… (More)
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1999
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1999
Dietary consumption of the carotenoid lycopene (mostly from tomato products) has been associated with a lower risk of prostate… (More)
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1999
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1999
The red colour of tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum) fruits is provided by the carotenoid pigment lycopene whose concentration… (More)
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1997
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1997
Lycopene bioavailability from a single dose of fresh tomatoes or tomato paste (23 mg lycopene) ingested together with 15 g corn… (More)
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1992
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1992
Lycopene and beta-carotene are the most abundant carotenoids in human blood and tissues. Although lacking provitamin A activity… (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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