By George Britton,Trevor W. Goodwin
This ebook is geared up into 25 chapters together with chapters on carotenoid chemistry, their buildings, synthesis and actual tools, with emphasis on their stereochemistry. different chapters take care of the chemistry of complexes among carotenoids or retinoids and protein, the radical blue carotenoproteins, and the visible pigments and the nutritionally very important retinol-binding proteins. The discussions then shift to animal carotenoids, carotenoid metabolism and modifications, together with fascinating stereochemical findings. This e-book additionally studies reports of carotenoids in photosynthesis, the economic significance of carotenoids, scientific points, rather using carotenoids in therapy opposed to pores and skin photosensitivity and their attainable function in safeguard opposed to melanoma. the remainder chapters learn the results of chemical compounds on carotenoid biosynthesis and its relevance to herbicide layout.
This booklet may be of worth to carotenoid scientists and researchers.
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Carotenoid Chemistry and Biochemistry: Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Carotenoids, Liverpool, UK, 26-31 July 1981: Liverpool, 1981 6th (IUPAC Publications) by George Britton,Trevor W. Goodwin