Carotenoids Other Than Vitamin A — III - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780408704939, 9781483155685

Carotenoids Other Than Vitamin A — III

1st Edition

Third International Symposium on Carotenoids Other Than Vitamin A

Authors: Yong Zhou
eBook ISBN: 9781483155685
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 1st January 1973
Page Count: 136
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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


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About the Author

Yong Zhou

Professor Yong Zhou is a recognized expert in the field of non-linear difference equations and their applications in China. He was Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Dynamical Systems and Differential Equations over 2007-2011, and is present Guest Editor at Optimization (T&F), Nonlinear Dynamics and Journal of Vibration and Control (Sage), and at Elsevier former Guest Editor of Computers & Mathematics with Applications over 2010-2012 and Applied Mathematics and Computation over 2014-2015.

Affiliations and Expertise

Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Sciences, Zhejiang Normal University, P.R. China.

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