OBO ID: CHEBI:8907
Term Name: rubixanthin Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (3R)-beta,psi-caroten-3-ol
  • (all-E,3R)-rubixanthin
  • E 161d
  • E161d
  • Natural yellow 27
  • Rubixanthin
Definition: A carotenol that is a natural xanthophyll pigment. It was formerly used as a food colourant (E161d), but approval for this purpose has been withdrawn throughout the European Union.
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Ontology: Chebi
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