Acceleration effect of sulfides on photodegradation of carotenoids by UVA irradiation

The photodegradation of carotenoids by UVA irradiation in the presence of sulfides was investigated. The sulfides accelerated the photodegradation of carotenoids. A larger number of sulfur atoms of coexistent sulfides was more favorable to the acceleration effect of sulfides on the photodegradation...

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Published in:Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry, Vol. 69, No. 9 (2005), p. 1786-9
Main Author: Arita, Shin
Other Involved Persons: Ando, Suguru ; Hosoda, Hiroshi ; Sakaue, Kazushi ; Nagata, Tadahiro ; Murata, Yoshiyuki ; Shimoishi, Yasuaki ; Tada, Mikiro
Format: Article
Language:English
ISSN:1347-6947
Item Description:Date Completed 12.01.2006
Date Revised 30.09.2005
published: Print
Citation Status MEDLINE
Copyright: From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine
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