fucoxanthin


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fucoxanthin

a brown CAROTENOID pigment found in brown algae and diatoms that is present together with CHLOROPHYLL c. Fucoxanthin absorbs light at greater depths of water than chlorophyll a.
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The HPLC system was calibrated for each pigment with commercial standards, namely, chlorophyll a, b provided by Sigma Co; chlorophyll c2, chlorophyll c3, peridinin, 19-butanoyloxyfucoxanthin, fucoxanthin, 19-hexanoyloxyfucoxanthin, diadinoxanthin (DIAD), alloxanthin, lutein, zeaxanthin, divinyl chlorophyll-a and [beta]-carotene provided by VKI, Denmark.
Protective effect of fucoxanthin isolated from Laminaria japonica against visible light-induced retinal damage both in vitro and in vivo [abstract].
Fucoxanthin, carotenoid found in brown algae, inhibited the growth of LNCap prostate cancer cells in a dose-dependent manner.
1995), resulting in stronger absorption in the 450-550 nm region through production of the accessory pigment fucoxanthin (SooHoo et al.
Then the Irvingia gabonensis, garcinia cambogia, fucoxanthin, and chromium go to work.
It has been demonstrated that naturals products from marine algae such as phycoerythrobilin, chlorophyll a, chlorophyll b and fucoxanthin which are accessory pigments have established antioxidant activities (46) thus, reasonably contributing to the overall synergistic antioxidant capacity in Padina gymnospora and the seagrasses.
Cultivated microalgae and the carotenoid fucoxanthin from Odontella aurita as potent antiproliferative agents in bronchopulmonary and epithelial cell lines.
Fucoxanthin, tetraprenylated toluquinone and toluhydroquinone metabolites from Sargassum heterophyllum inhibit the in vitro growth of the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum.
2004), fucoxanthin (Fuco), diadinoxanthin (Diadino) and diatoxanthin (Diato) were analysed as marker pigments for diatoms (Leavitt & Hodgson 2001; Buchaca & Catalan 2007a, 2007b), zeaxanthin (Zea) as a marker pigment for total CY and canthaxanthin (Cantha) as a marker pigment for colonial CY (Leavitt & Hodgson 2001; McGowan et al.
Extremely rich in amino acids, minerals, vitamins and the antioxidants fucoxanthin, fucoidan and alginate, the seaweed is also incredibly beneficial to health and some experts even reckon it could help treat lymphoma, a cancer of the immune system.
Morpeth-based Healtharena is selling a plant carotenoid called fucoxanthin, which has been used successfully to help obese people lose weight in the US.