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Beta-Carotene : Functions, Health Benefits & Adverse Effects, Paperback / softback Book

Beta-Carotene : Functions, Health Benefits & Adverse Effects Paperback / softback

Edited by Maxime Lefevre


In this book, the authors present current research in the study of the functions, health benefits and adverse effects of beta-carotene.

Topics include the role of carotenoids and its metabolites in adipocyte biology; B-carotene and peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gammas; beta-carotene's effects on human health and its applications in food; the different formulations and techniques useful for beta-carotene stabilization and administration; and the effects of dietary beta-carotene on lung function, respiratory symptoms and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 117 pages
  • Publisher: Nova Science Publishers Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Metabolism
  • ISBN: 9781624171734



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