alpha-tocopherol

alpha-tocopherol
noun Date: 1976 a tocopherol C29H50O2 with high vitamin E potency ; vitamin E

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  • Alpha-tocopherol — (α tocopherol) is a compound with formula C29H50O2.It has E number E307 .See the main article tocopherol for more information …   Wikipedia

  • Alpha-tocophérol — α tocophérol Général Nom IUPAC (2R) 2,5,7,8 tétraméthyl 2 [(4R,8R) 4,8,12 triméthyltridécyl] 3,4 dihydrochromèn 6 ol …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Alpha-Tocopherol — Strukturformel RRR Isomer Allgemeines Trivialname Vitamin E Andere Namen α To …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • alpha-tocopherol — al·pha to·coph·er·ol .al fə tō käf ə .rȯl, .rōl n a tocopherol C29H50O2 with high vitamin E potency * * * al·pha to·coph·er·ol (alґfə to kofґər ol) vitamin E …   Medical dictionary

  • alpha-tocopherol — |alfə noun : tocopherol a * * * /al feuh toh kof euh rawl , rol /, n. Biochem. vitamin E …   Useful english dictionary

  • alpha-tocopherol — /al feuh toh kof euh rawl , rol /, n. Biochem. vitamin E. * * * …   Universalium

  • alpha-tocopherol — al·pha to·coph·er·ol …   English syllables

  • alpha-tocopherol equivalent — the specific biological activity of 1.0 milligram of d alpha tocopherol. See also international unit of vitamin E …   Medical dictionary

  • tocophérol — [ tɔkɔferɔl ] n. m. • 1948; de toco et gr. pherein « transporter » ♦ Biochim. Alcool organique entrant dans la composition de la vitamine E (de fertilité). ● tocophérol ou tocoférol nom masculin Substance ayant une activité vitaminique E.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Tocopherol — Tocopherols (or TCP) are a class of chemical compounds of which many have vitamin E activity. It is a series of organic compounds consisting of various methylated phenols. Because the vitamin activity was first identified in 1936 from a dietary… …   Wikipedia

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