Cycloviolaxanthin (= (3S,5R,6R,3′S,5′R,6′R)‐3,6:3′,6′‐Diepoxy‐5,6,5′,6′‐tetrahydro‐β,β‐carotin‐5,5′‐diol), ein neues Carotinoid aus Paprika (Capsicum annuum)

Jóseph Deli, Péter Mólnar, Gyula Tóth, Andreas Baumeler, Conrad Hans Eugster

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Cycloviolaxanthin (= (3S,5R,6R,3′S,5′R,6′R)‐3.6:3′,6′‐Diepoxy‐5,6,5′,6′‐tetrahydro‐β,β‐carotene‐5,5′‐diol), a Novel Carotenoid from Red Paprika (Capsicum annuum) From red paprika (Capsicum annuum var. longum nigrum) cycloviolaxanthin was isolated as a minor carotenoid and, based on spectral data, assigned the symmetrical structure 8.

Original languageGerman
Pages (from-to)819-824
Number of pages6
JournalHelvetica Chimica Acta
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Jun 19 1991

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry

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