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  • Since apo-carotenoids serve as important signaling molecules in a variety of biological processes, enzymatic cleavage of xanthophylls by mammalian CMO2 represents a potential new avenue of investigation regarding vertebrate carotenoid metabolism and biological function. (tufts.edu)
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  • Carotenoids are a class of lipophilic compounds found in many fruits and vegetables and have often been targeted as imparting some of the beneficial effects associated with fruit and vegetable consumption. (tufts.edu)