Carotene which contains cryptoxanthin
and xanthophyll has been responsible for the rich yellow colour of the egg yolk in poultry [22, 23].
Nuts contain a wide variety of polyphenols including resveratrol, lutein, cryptoxanthin
and many others.
2 BASIL contains high levels of betacarotene, vitamin A, cryptoxanthin
, lutein and zeaxanthin antioxidants.
5 CINNAMON flavonoid supplies anti-oxidants such as lutein carotenes and cryptoxanthin
They also contain antioxidant flavonoids, carotenes, lutein, zeaxanthin, and cryptoxanthin
As a source of the carotenoids alpha- and beta-carotene, lutein, zeaxanthin and cryptoxanthin
, the ingredient may be useful to protect against "free radical cell damage responsible for premature aging, cataracts, cardiovascular disease and other chronic diseases," said the company.
Colorful Carotenoids: Mixed natural carotenoids such as alpha- and beta-carotene, zeaxanthin, cryptoxanthin
, lutein, astaxanthin, and lycopene are better than synthetic beta-carotene.
isomers in oranges, orange juice and other fruits.
, & lutein were significantly increased after the hydrolysis of the corresponding esters.
The antioxidant nutrients that comprised the study index were lutein, zeaxanthin, alpha carotene, beta carotene, beta cryptoxanthin
, lycopene, vitamins C and E, zinc, and selenium.
3) carotenoids, which include beta-carotene, alpha-carotene, beta- cryptoxanthin
, zeaxanthin, lutein, and lycopene; and
And although beta-carotene is still the most studied type, the importance of other carotenoids, such as cryptoxanthin
, lutein, and lycopene--and the amounts in which they occur--may become clear as more is learned about them.