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Chemical Lutein

Name Lutein
CAS Type 1 Name beta,epsilon-Carotene-3,3'-diol, (3R,3'R,6'R)-
Equivalent Terms beta,epsilon-Carotene-3, 3'-Diol, (3R,3'R,6'S)- | beta,epsilon-Carotene-3,3'-diol, (3S,3'R,6'S)- | gamma Lutein | Lutein F | Lutein G | Lutein, gamma
CAS Registry Number 127-40-2
Definition A xanthophyll found in the major LIGHT-HARVESTING PROTEIN COMPLEXES of plants. Dietary lutein accumulates in the MACULA LUTEA.
Structure Lutein
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MeSH® ID D014975
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1. ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons, Acyclic Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Alkenes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Polyenes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Carotenoids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Xanthophylls Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Lutein Has associated genes Has associated diseases
2. ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons, Cyclic Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons, Alicyclic Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Cycloparaffins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Cyclohexanes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Cyclohexenes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Carotenoids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Xanthophylls Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Lutein Has associated genes Has associated diseases
3. ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Terpenes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Carotenoids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Xanthophylls Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Lutein Has associated genes Has associated diseases
4. ChemicalsBiological Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pigments, Biological Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Carotenoids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Xanthophylls Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Lutein Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Lutein Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  3'-dehydrolutein Has associated genes
  3'-hydroxy-epsilon,epsilon-caroten-3-one
  3'-oxolutein
  (3R,3'S,6'R)-lutein
  anhydrolutein I
  anhydrolutein II
  deoxylutein II
  lutein-5,6-epoxide
  ocuvite plus lutein
  Phacodyne
  Pr 112
  xanthophyll dipalmitate