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|Raw Material:||Kelp||Color:||Brown Red|
|Cas No.:||3351-86-8||Molecular Weight:||658.91|
|Solubility:||10 MM In DMSO|
Applications and Health Benefits of Fucoxanthin
Fucoxanthin shows biological activities such as anti-obesity, anti-oxidant, antitumor, anti-diabetes and anti-inflammatory properties.
The anticarcinogenic activity of fucoxanthin is reported to be the strongest among xanthophylls and carotenoids and is shown to prevent liver and skin cancer due to its antioxidant activity, and breast and prostate cancer through induction of apoptosis.
Fucoxanthin exhibits anti-obesity effects through stimulating the expression of mitochondrial uncoupling protein 1 in white adipose tissue.
|1.cleaning of fresh or defrozen algae to eliminate surface salt ion|
|2. elimination of surface water|
|3. leaching algae with dimenthyl sulfoxide in 2-6 ml for each gram of algae in dark for 15-60min|
|4. final extraction of fucoxanthin from dimethyl sulfoxide leached liquid with the mixture solution of ethyl acetate and ammonium sulfate.|
|Foods||Beverages, hard & soft capsules,
tablets, candies, chewing gums,
chocolates, wafers, jellies, etc
|Cosmetics||Body lotions, body gel, mask, e|
okoshi containing fucoxanthin
pie containing fucoxanthin
Powdered green tea shortbread containing fucoxanthin
Spread containing fucoxanthin
stick potato containing fucoxanthin
We specialize in isolating substances from brown seaweed since 1968. Since its establishment, we isolate alginate from brown seaweed, and we grew to be largest producer of alginate in China.
Then we isolate fucoidan from brown seaweed, and sold very well at market. Now our new production line to isolate fucoxanthin from brown seaweed will start to normal production on May 15. we are the first official line to make industrial production of brown seaweed fucoxanthin. We get technical support from University of California.
we can extract fucoxanthin to meet your different demand.
|Appearance||Orangey powder with light unique smell|
|Fucoxanthin||Min. 1.0 % (HPLC)|
|Loss on Drying||Max. 10.0 % (1g, 105 ℃, 2 hr)|
|(1)Heavy Metals (as Pb)||Max. 20 ppm|
|(2)Arsenic (as As2O3)||Max. 2 ppm|
|Standard Plate Counts||Max. 1×102
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