fucoxanthin
noun Date: 1873 a brown carotenoid pigment C40H60O6 occurring especially in the chloroplasts of brown algae

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  • Fucoxanthin —   [zu Fucus], braunroter Farbstoff in Braunalgen; chemisch ein Carotinoid …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Fucoxanthin — ⇒ Xanthophylle …   Deutsch wörterbuch der biologie

  • Fucoxanthin — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Fucoxanthin Summenformel …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Fucoxanthin — Chembox new ImageFile=Fucoxanthin.png ImageSize=250px IUPACName= Acetic acid [(1 S ,3 R ) 3 hydroxy 4 [(3 E ,5 E ,7 E ,9 E ,11 E ,13 E ,15 E ) 18 [(1 S ,4 S ,6 R ) 4 hydroxy 2,2,6 trimethyl 7 oxabicyclo [4.1.0] heptan 1 yl] 3,7,12,16 tetramethyl… …   Wikipedia

  • fucoxanthin — Carotenoid pigment of certain brown algae (Phaeophyta) and bacteria: absorbs at 500 580nm …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • fucoxanthin — fu·co·xan·thin (fyo͞o kō zănʹthĭn) n. A brown carotenoid pigment, C40H60O6, found in brown algae.   [fucus + xantho + in.] * * * …   Universalium

  • fucoxanthin — noun A carotenoid pigment found in the chloroplasts of brown algae …   Wiktionary

  • fucoxanthin — fu·co·xan·thin (fu″ko zanґthin) [L. fucus rock lichen + xanthin] the brown carotenoid found in diatoms, brown algae, and dinoflagellates …   Medical dictionary

  • Fucoxanthin — Fu|co|xan|thin das; s: braunroter Farbstoff in Braunalgen …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • fucoxanthin — fu·co·xanthin …   English syllables

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