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Zeaxanthin

analytical standard

Synonym: β,β-Carotene-3,3′-diol

  • CAS Number 144-68-3

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C40H56O2

  • Molecular Weight 568.87

  •  EC Number 205-636-4

  •  MDL number MFCD08435940

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329750577

  •  E Number 161h

  •  NACRES NA.24

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Properties

Related Categories Additional Standards, All Alphabetically Sorted, Allium cepa (Onion), Analytical Standards, Analytical/Chromatography,
Quality Level   100
grade   analytical standard
assay   ≥95.0% (HPLC)
form   neat
application(s)   HPLC: suitable
  gas chromatography (GC): suitable
Featured Industry   Cleaning Products
Cosmetics
Food and Beverages
Personal Care
format   neat
storage temp.   −20°C
SMILES string   CC(=C/C=C/C=C(C)/C=C/C=C(C)/C=C/C1=C(C)C[C@@H](O)CC1(C)C)\C=C\C=C(C)\C=C\C2=C(C)C[C@@H](O)CC2(C)C
InChI   1S/C40H56O2/c1-29(17-13-19-31(3)21-23-37-33(5)25-35(41)27-39(37,7)8)15-11-12-16-30(2)18-14-20-32(4)22-24-38-34(6)26-36(42)28-40(38,9)10/h11-24,35-36,41-42H,25-28H2,1-10H3/b12-11+,17-13+,18-14+,23-21+,24-22+,29-15+,30-16+,31-19+,32-20+/t35-,36-/m1/s1
InChI key   JKQXZKUSFCKOGQ-QAYBQHTQSA-N

Description

Application

Refer to the product′s Certificate of Analysis for more information on a suitable instrument technique. Contact Technical Service for further support.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Carotenoid pigment that contributes to the color of paprika. Zeaxanthin accumulates within the eye retina and is thought to decrease the incidence of macular degeneration.

Packaging

Bottomless glass bottle. Contents are inside inserted fused cone.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable
Protocols & Articles

Articles

Dietary Antioxidants

Antioxidants protect biological systems from oxidative damage produced by oxygen-containing free radicals and from redoxactive transition metal ions such as iron, copper, and cadmium.1 During the oxi...
Biofiles Volume 2 Article 2
Keywords: Adhesion, Anti-inflammatory agents, Applications, Cancer, Cardiovascular, Catalysis, Diabetes, Diseases, Gene expression, Metabolism, Neurodegenerative Diseases, Peroxidations, Phosphorylations, Prebiotics, Probiotics, Reductions, Transcription, Transduction, Vitamins

HPLC Analysis of Carotene Compounds on Ascentis® RP-Amide

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents HPLC Analysis of Carotene Compounds on Ascentis® RP-Amide
Keywords: Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography, Mass spectrometry, Vitamins

LC-MS Analysis of Carotene Compounds on Ascentis® RP-Amide

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents LC-MS Analysis of Carotene Compounds on Ascentis® RP-Amide
Keywords: Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography, Mass spectrometry, Vitamins

Retinoic Acid and Gene Expression

All-trans retinoic acid (RA, ATRA) is a pleiotropic activation factor that regulates genes associated with normal vertebrate cellular processes such as cell differentiation, cell proliferation, apopt...
BioFiles 2008, 3.9, 12.
Keywords: Apoptosis, Cancer, Cell proliferation, Cellular processes, Chromatin immunoprecipitation, Condensations, Degradations, Diseases, Gene expression, Hormones, Immunoprecipitation, Ligands, Metabolism, Oxidations, Phosphorylations, Polymerase chain reaction, Sequences, Teratogens, Transcription, Type, Ubiquitinations, Usage, Vitamins

Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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