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Definition of the noun Capsanthin
What does Capsanthin mean as a name of something?
- [organic compound] A di-hydroxy, keto carotenoid, which, together with capsorubin, constitutes the red pigment of paprika.
- synonym: E160c when used as a food colouring
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Processing Technologies, Second Edition by John Shi
Capsanthin and Fucoxanthin Capsanthin is a characteristic carotenoid in red pepper. Fucoxanthin is a major carotenoid in sea weed. These carotenoids have conjugated carbonyl group at the eng position of the conjugated double bonds.
Food Colorants (2007)
Chemical and Functional Properties by Carmen Socaciu
cyclopentane rings to produce capsanthin or capsorubin, respectively.176 The enzyme acts on the 3hydroxy-5,6 epoxy group to produce the unusual κ-ring. Capsanthin is a monoketolated product; capsorubin is di-ketolated (Figure 5.3.3B ).
Phytochemical Dictionary (1998)
A Handbook of Bioactive Compounds from Plants, Second Edition by Herbert Baxter, J.B. Harborne, Gerald P. Moss
Capsanthin. Wide occurrence, but in smaller amounts than /3-carotene. e.g., in the roots of carrots, Damns carota (Umbelliferae), in the seeds of sweetcorn or maize, Zea mays (Gramineae), in palm, Elaeis guineensis (Palmae), in many fruits, ...
by Charles Gordon Sinclair
carbon dloxide capsanthin El60(cl, a peppery flavouring and pink food colouring ohtained from paprika [also called capsoruhinl Capsella bursa-pastoris Boi. Shepherd's purse capsicum The general name for the hollow seed pods of ...
At the breaking stage of fruit development, the red carotenoids, capsanthin and capsorubin, are produced. Capsanthin levels continue ...
Complete Information About the Harmful and Desirable Ingredients in Cosmetics and Cosmeceuticals by Ruth Winter
Acid and Glycol CAPRYLYL HYDROXYETHYL IMIDAZOLINE •See Imidazoline CAPSANTHIN/CAPSORUBIN • A hair coloring that is used in European products but is banned from American colors. It is a coal tar color. CAPSELLA BURSA ...
The Whys and Whences of Chemical Nomenclature and Terminology by Alexander Senning
capsanthin C40H56O3, derived from caps(a)-, anth(o)-, and -in(e) capsarubin C40H56O4, derived from caps(a)-, rubi-, and -in(e) capside derived from capsa ( Latin: box, ...
by A&C Black
noun capsanthin or capsorubin, pink peppery- flavoured food colouring obtained from paprika E160(d)noun lycopene, a natural red ...
Encyclopedia of Cancer (2011)
by Manfred Schwab
In this case, the effect of 15 kinds of carotenoids (phytoene, phytofluene, E- carotene, lycopene, ot-carotene, [iv-carotene, [3-cryptoxanthin, canthaxanthin, astaxanthin, capsanthin, lutein, zeaxanthin, vioaxanthin, neoxanthin, and fucoxanthin) ...
chlorophylls and chlorophyllins; • copper complexes of chlorophylls and chlorophyllins; • plain caramel, caustic sulfite caramel, ammonia caramel, sulfite ammonia caramel; • vegetable carbon; • carotenes; • paprika extract, capsanthin, ...
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Scrabble value of C3A1P3S1A1N1T1H4I1N1
The value of this 10-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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