Betacyanin

Phyto molecular entry number
PRL000019
Phyto molecule name
Betacyanin
Phyto molecule type
Indole
Sources
  • Beet
  • Chards
Health benefits
  • Cytotoxic effect
  • Neuroprotective
  • Digestive effects
  • Anti-cancerous
Structure
C1=CC(=C(C=C1C2=C(C=C3C(=CC(=CC3=[O+]2)O)OC4C(C(C(C(O4)CO)O)O)O)OC5C(C(C (C(O5)CO)O)O)O)O)O.[Cl-]
Reference(s)
  1. Kyle.J.Nortan.Phytochemicals in Foods - 8 Health Benefits of Betacyanins.2012.
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