OBO ID: CHEBI:3362
Term Name: canthaxanthin Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 4,4'-dioxo-beta-carotene
  • all-trans-beta-carotene-4,4'-dione
  • beta,beta-carotene-4,4'-dione
  • Canthaxanthin
  • Carophyll Red
  • E 161g
  • Food Orange 8
  • Orobronze
Definition: A carotenone that consists of beta,beta-carotene bearing two oxo substituents at positions 4 and 4'.
References:
Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available