Carotenoids and lycopene content in fresh and dried tomato fruits and tomato juice

Important component of the tomato are carotenoid dyes, especially lycopene. The importance of lycopene in the diet of people in recent years has grown mainly for its pharmacological effects due to its ability to reduce the risk of carcinoma diseases and prevention of cardiovascular diseases. The aim...

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Main Authors: Andrea Mendelová, Martina Fikselová, Ľubomír Mendel
Format: Article
Published: Mendel University Press 2013-01-01
Series:Acta Universitatis Agriculturae et Silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis
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