In Vivo and in Vitro Toxicity Studies of Fucoxanthin, a Marine Carotenoid

Yoshimi Niwano, Fumiaki Beppu

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHandbook of Marine Macroalgae
Subtitle of host publicationBiotechnology and Applied Phycology
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages10
ISBN (Print)9780470979181
Publication statusPublished - 2011 Nov 21


  • Brown algae, hijiki, kombu, wakame
  • Dietary FX mutagenicity
  • Dietary fucoxanthin pathway
  • FX, hypercholesteremia in humans
  • Fucoxanthin, marine carotenoids
  • Plasma biochemical parameters
  • in vivo, in vitro toxicity

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)

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