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Photosynthetic pigments in diatoms

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Photosynthetic pigments in diatoms

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dc.contributor.author Kuczyńska, Paulina [SAP14006238] pl
dc.contributor.author Jemioła-Rzemińska, Małgorzata [SAP11115838] pl
dc.contributor.author Strzałka, Kazimierz [SAP11005130] pl
dc.date.accessioned 2016-02-09T19:31:39Z
dc.date.available 2016-02-09T19:31:39Z
dc.date.issued 2015 pl
dc.identifier.uri http://ruj.uj.edu.pl/xmlui/handle/item/20712
dc.language eng pl
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dc.title Photosynthetic pigments in diatoms pl
dc.type JournalArticle pl
dc.description.physical 5847-5881 pl
dc.description.additional Bibliogr. s. 5872-5881 pl
dc.abstract.en Photosynthetic pigments are bioactive compounds of great importance for the food, cosmetic, and pharmaceutical industries. They are not only responsible for capturing solar energy to carry out photosynthesis, but also play a role in photoprotective processes and display antioxidant activity, all of which contribute to effective biomass and oxygen production. Diatoms are organisms of a distinct pigment composition, substantially different from that present in plants. Apart from light-harvesting pigments such as chlorophyll a, chlorophyll c, and fucoxanthin, there is a group of photoprotective carotenoids which includes β-carotene and the xanthophylls, diatoxanthin, diadinoxanthin, violaxanthin, antheraxanthin, and zeaxanthin, which are engaged in the xanthophyll cycle. Additionally, some intermediate products of biosynthetic pathways have been identified in diatoms as well as unusual pigments, e.g., marennine. Marine algae have become widely recognized as a source of unique bioactive compounds for potential industrial, pharmaceutical, and medical applications. In this review, we summarize current knowledge on diatom photosynthetic pigments complemented by some new insights regarding their physico-chemical properties, biological role, and biosynthetic pathways, as well as the regulation of pigment level in the cell, methods of purification, and significance in industries. pl
dc.subject.en bioactive compounds pl
dc.subject.en biosynthesis pathway pl
dc.subject.en diatoms pl
dc.subject.en photoprotection pl
dc.subject.en photosynthesis pl
dc.subject.en pigments pl
dc.description.volume 13 pl
dc.description.number 9 pl
dc.identifier.doi 10.3390/md13095847 pl
dc.identifier.eissn 1660-3397 pl
dc.title.journal Marine Drugs pl
dc.language.container eng pl
dc.affiliation Wydział Biochemii, Biofizyki i Biotechnologii : Zakład Fizjologii i Biochemii Roślin pl
dc.subtype ReviewArticle pl
dc.rights.original CC-BY; otwarte czasopismo; ostateczna wersja wydawcy; w momencie opublikowania; 0; pl
dc.identifier.project ROD UJ / P pl
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