Carotenoids Other Than Vitamin A — III

Carotenoids Other Than Vitamin A — III

Third International Symposium on Carotenoids Other Than Vitamin A

1st Edition - January 1, 1973

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  • Author: Unknown Author
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483155685

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Carotenoids Other Than Vitamin A-III represents the plenary lectures presented at the Third International Symposium on Carotenoids other than Vitamin A held at Cluj, Romania in September 1972. The book is a collection of lecture papers on a wide range of topic concerning carotenoids. Several papers deal with such topics as carotene biosynthesis in fungi, studies of carotenoid biosynthesis in bacteria, and an investigation of the violaxanthin cycle. The text also contains research papers focusing on photoregulated carotenoid biosynthesis in non-photosynthetic microorganisms, structure of carotenoids, and studies on carotenoids and related compounds. Chemists and pharmacologists will find the book insightful and interesting.

Table of Contents

  • Carotene Biosynthesis in Fungi

    Recent Studies of Carotenoid Biosynthesis in Bacteria

    Investigation of the Violaxanthin Cycle

    Photoregulated Carotenoid Biosynthesis in Non-Photosynthetic Microorganisms

    Structural Elucidation of Carotenoids—A Progress Report

    Some Recent Studies on Carotenoids and Related Compounds

Product details

  • No. of pages: 136
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Butterworth-Heinemann 1973
  • Published: January 1, 1973
  • Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483155685

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Dr. Sam Stuart is a physiotherapist and a research Fellow within the Balance Disorders Laboratory, OHSU. His work focuses on vision, cognition and gait in neurological disorders, examining how technology-based interventions influence these factors. He has published extensively in world leading clinical and engineering journals focusing on a broad range of activities such as real-world data analytics, algorithm development for wearable technology and provided expert opinion on technology for concussion assessment for robust player management. He is currently a guest editor for special issues (sports medicine and transcranial direct current stimulation for motor rehabilitation) within Physiological Measurement and Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, respectively.

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Research Fellow, Department of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation, Northumbria University, UK Honorary Physiotherapist, Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, North Shields, UK

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