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Chemical Carrageenan

Name Carrageenan
CAS Type 1 Name Carrageenan
Equivalent Terms Carrageenin | iota Carrageenan | iota-Carrageenan | kappa Carrageenan | kappa-Carrageenan | lambda Carrageenan | lambda-Carrageenan
CAS Registry Number 9000-07-1
Definition A water-soluble extractive mixture of sulfated polysaccharides from RED ALGAE. Chief sources are the Irish moss CHONDRUS CRISPUS (Carrageen), and Gigartina stellata. It is used as a stabilizer, for suspending COCOA in chocolate manufacture, and to clarify BEVERAGES.
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MeSH® ID D002351
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ChemicalsCarbohydrates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Polysaccharides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Carrageenan Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Carrageenan Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  4-selenocarrageenan
  6'-O-methylated iota-carrageenan
  carrabiose
  desulfated carrageenan
  doxycycline carrageenate
  emepronium carrageenate
  kappa-selenocarrageenan Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  methyl 3-O-(3,6-anhydrogalactopyranosyl)galactopyranoside
  methylcarrabioside
  methylcarrabioside 2,4'-disulfate
  methylcarrabioside 4'-sulfate
  neocarrabiose
  titanoreine