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zeaxanthin n.

Dietary Lutein and Zeaxanthin: Possible Effects on Visual Function

Possible role for dietary lutein and zeaxanthin in visual development

Role of lutein and zeaxanthin in visual and cognitive function throughout the lifespan

Zeaxanthin and menaquinone-7 biosynthesis in Sphingobacterium multivorum via the methylerythritol phosphate pathway

Lutein and Zeaxanthin in the Diet and Serum and Their Relation to Age-related Maculopathy in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

A-06An fMRI Investigation of Visual Judgment in Older Adults and its Relationship with a Measure of Lutein and Zeaxanthin

A-07Brain Activity Associated with Verbal Learning and Recall in Older Adults and its Relationship to Lutein and Zeaxanthin Concentrations

Siansivirga zeaxanthinifaciens gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel zeaxanthin-producing member of the family Flavobacteriaceae isolated from coastal seawater of Taiwan

N. plumbaginifolia zeaxanthin epoxidase transgenic lines have unaltered baseline ABA accumulations in roots and xylem sap, but contrasting sensitivities of ABA accumulation to water deficit

Functional characterization of various algal carotenoid ketolases reveals that ketolating zeaxanthin efficiently is essential for high production of astaxanthin in transgenic Arabidopsis

Zeaxanthin and Echinenone Protect the Repair of Photosystem II from Inhibition by Singlet Oxygen in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Tissue-Specific Accumulation and Regulation of Zeaxanthin Epoxidase in Arabidopsis Reflect the Multiple Functions of the Enzyme in Plastids

Determination of chlorophylls and carotenoids of marine phytoplankton: separation of chlorophyll a from divinylchlorophyll a and zeaxanthin from lutein

Induction of CAM in Mesembryanthemum crystallinum Abolishes the Stomatal Response to Blue Light and Light-Dependent Zeaxanthin Formation in Guard Cell Chloroplasts

Stomata from npq1, a Zeaxanthin-less Arabidopsis Mutant, Lack a Specific Response to Blue Light


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The predominant carotenoid pigment in the central macula region of the retina (see lutein). It is found naturally in dark green, leafy vegetables such as spinach, collard greens, and kale and is claimed to be a valuable nutritional supplement.

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