lipochrome pigment

lipochrome.

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  • Lipochrome — sind fettlösliche Farbstoffe. Die wichtigste Gruppe in natürlichen Fetten sind die Carotinoide. Eine grünliche Färbung von Ölen eines Fetts stammt von Chlorophyll. Erst ab neun bis elf konjugierten Doppelbindungen kann eine Verbindung farblich… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • lipochrome — 1. A pigmented lipid, e.g., lutein, carotene. SYN: chromolipid. 2. A term sometimes used to designate the wear and tear pigments, e.g., lipofuscin, hemofuscin, ceroid. More precisely, lipochromes are yellow pigments that seem to be identical to …   Medical dictionary

  • Lipochrome — is a form of pigmentcite web |url=http://library.med.utah.edu/WebPath/CINJHTML/CINJ004.html |title=Cell Injury |format= |work= |accessdate=] associated with cell damage.The term carotenoid is sometimes considered a synonym,… …   Wikipedia

  • lipochrome — n. a pigment that is soluble in fat and therefore gives colour to fatty materials. An example is carotene, the pigment responsible for the colour of egg yolks and butter …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • lipochrome — noun Any naturally occurring, fat soluble pigment such as carotenes or chlorophyll …   Wiktionary

  • lipochrome — n. pigment found in plants and animals which is soluble in fat or fat solvents (Biochemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lipochrome — /ˈlɪpəkroʊm/ (say lipuhkrohm) noun any natural pigment containing a lipid, especially the pigments of butterfat …   Australian English dictionary

  • lipochrome — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌkrōm noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary lip + chrome : any of the naturally occurring pigments soluble in fats or in solvents for fats; especially : carotenoid * * * lipochromic, adj. /lip euh krohm , luy peuh /, n.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • wear and tear pigment — lipochrome …   Medical dictionary

  • Lipochrom — Lipochrome sind fettlösliche Farbstoffe. Die wichtigste Gruppe in natürlichen Fetten sind die Carotinoide. Eine grünliche Färbung von Ölen eines Fetts stammt von Chlorophyll. Erst ab neun bis elf konjugierten Doppelbindungen kann eine Verbindung… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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