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Publication: Progress in Carotenoid Research

25/02/2019 - Press release , François-Xavier Branthôme
According to the co-editors Leila Queiroz Zepka, Eduardo Jacob-Lopes and Veridiana Vera De Rosso, “the book "Progress in Carotenoid Research" presents an authoritative and comprehensive overview of the biology, biochemistry, and chemistry of carotenoids. Divided into 14 discrete parts, this book covers topics on basic science and applied technology of carotenoid molecules. This book provides an insight into future developments in each field and has an extensive bibliography. It will be an essential resource for researchers and academic and industry professionals in the natural pigment field”.

Published: September 26th 2018
DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.73775
ISBN: 978-1-78923-717-7
Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-716-0
Copyright year: 2018
Hardcover (ex. VAT): £140

All peer-reviewed chapters are available in open access :
1. Introductory Chapter: Carotenoids - A Brief Overview on Its Structure, Biosynthesis, Synthesis, and Applications
2. Recent Developments in the Analysis of Carotenoids by Mass Spectrometry
3. External Field Effect on Electronic and Vibrational Properties of Carotenoids
4. Microbiological Synthesis of Carotenoids: Pathways and Regulation
5. Biosynthesis of Carotenoids and Apocarotenoids by Microorganisms and Their 
6. Carotenoids in Raw Plant Materials
7. Astaxanthin as a Modifier of Genome Instability after γ-Radiation
8. Effects of Z-Isomerization on the Bioavailability and Functionality of Carotenoids: A 
9. Lutein-Enriched Emulsion-Based Delivery System: Impact of Casein-Phospholipid Emulsifiers on Chemical Stability
10. Lutein and the Aging Eye
11. Monitoring Crop Carotenoids Concentration by Remote Sensing
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