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Beta-Carotene / ß-Carotene is an organic compound and classified as a terpenoid. It is a strongly-coloured red-orange pigment abundant in plants and fruits.
Plant carotenoids are the most important source of vitamin A in the human diet

Plant carotenoids are the most important source of vitamin A in the human diet

Colorful fruits and vegetables help boost immunity system

Colorful fruits and vegetables help boost immunity system

Lower total cholesterol may be caused by undiagnosed cancer: Study

Lower total cholesterol may be caused by undiagnosed cancer: Study

Multicenter study finds AMD patients can benefit from cataract surgery

Multicenter study finds AMD patients can benefit from cataract surgery

Plant-based foods could help fight obesity and heart disease

Plant-based foods could help fight obesity and heart disease

Valensa initiates licensing patent for the use of the astaxanthin as a dietary supplement

Valensa initiates licensing patent for the use of the astaxanthin as a dietary supplement

Michelle’s Miracle raises $750,000 in its first tranche of Series A funding

Michelle’s Miracle raises $750,000 in its first tranche of Series A funding

Chlorella green food sourced from algae contains a wide range of essential nutrients

Chlorella green food sourced from algae contains a wide range of essential nutrients

Omega-3 fatty acids may protect against progression of age-related macular degeneration

Omega-3 fatty acids may protect against progression of age-related macular degeneration

Prevalence and predictors of antioxidant supplement use during breast cancer treatment

Prevalence and predictors of antioxidant supplement use during breast cancer treatment

Omega-three fatty acid rich foods lower risk for eye disease

Omega-three fatty acid rich foods lower risk for eye disease

Cigarette smoke exposure may lower levels of antioxidants in kids

Cigarette smoke exposure may lower levels of antioxidants in kids

Review identifies dietary factors associated with heart disease risk

Review identifies dietary factors associated with heart disease risk

Eating lots of vegetables reduces risk of prostate cancer

Eating lots of vegetables reduces risk of prostate cancer

Long-term use of beta carotene supplements may increase cancer risk

Long-term use of beta carotene supplements may increase cancer risk

Vitamins C and E and beta carotene again fail to reduce cancer risk in randomized controlled trial

Vitamins C and E and beta carotene again fail to reduce cancer risk in randomized controlled trial

Helping diabetics through the holiday season

Helping diabetics through the holiday season

Scientists fortify the cassava plant - a day's nutrition in a single meal

Scientists fortify the cassava plant - a day's nutrition in a single meal

Watermelon provides Viagra-like effects

Watermelon provides Viagra-like effects

Antioxidant supplements for prevention of mortality in healthy participants and patients with various diseases

Antioxidant supplements for prevention of mortality in healthy participants and patients with various diseases