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Chemical Betacyanins

Name Betacyanins
Equivalent Terms Betanidins | Betanins
Definition Conjugates of betalamic acid with cyclo-dopa, both of which derive from TYROSINE. They appear similar to INDOLES but are biosynthesized by a different path and contain N+. Members are red or violet COLORING AGENTS found in the Caryophyllales order of PLANTS and some BASIDIOMYCETES.
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MeSH® ID D050859
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1. ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Amines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Quaternary Ammonium Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Betalains Has associated genes Has associated diseases Betacyanins Has associated genes Has associated diseases
2. ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Onium Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Quaternary Ammonium Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Betalains Has associated genes Has associated diseases Betacyanins Has associated genes Has associated diseases
3. ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Alkaloids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Betalains Has associated genes Has associated diseases Betacyanins Has associated genes Has associated diseases
4. ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Piperidines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Betalains Has associated genes Has associated diseases Betacyanins Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Betacyanins Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  amaranthin betacyanin
  betanin Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  hylocerenin
  mammillarinin
  phyllocactin