"beta-Carotene 15,15'-Monooxygenase" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A monooxygenase that catalyzes the conversion of BETA-CAROTENE into two molecules of RETINAL. It was formerly characterized as EC 22.214.171.124 and EC 126.96.36.199.
- beta-Carotene 15,15'-Monooxygenase
- 15,15'-Monooxygenase, beta-Carotene
- beta Carotene 15,15' Monooxygenase
- beta, beta-Carotene-15,15'-Monooxygenase
- beta-Carotene Cleaving Enzyme
- Cleaving Enzyme, beta-Carotene
- beta Carotene Cleaving Enzyme
- Carotene Dioxygenase
- Dioxygenase, Carotene
- beta, beta-Carotene-15,15'-Dioxygenase
- beta-Carotene 15,15'-Dioxygenase
- 15,15'-Dioxygenase, beta-Carotene
- beta Carotene 15,15' Dioxygenase
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Below are the most recent publications written about "beta-Carotene 15,15'-Monooxygenase" by people in Profiles.
Plasma carotenoid- and retinol-weighted multi-SNP scores and risk of breast cancer in the National Cancer Institute Breast and Prostate Cancer Cohort Consortium. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2013 May; 22(5):927-36.
ß-Carotene 15,15'-monooxygenase 1 single nucleotide polymorphisms in relation to plasma carotenoid and retinol concentrations in women of European descent. Am J Clin Nutr. 2012 Dec; 96(6):1379-89.