English Name: Beta-Carotene
Chinese Name: β-胡萝卜素
Molecular Formula: C40H56
Molecular Weight: 536.88
CAS Registration Number: 7235-40-7
Beta-Carotene is a plant pigment and a precursor to vitamin A. It is widely found in foods, particularly in orange and dark green fruits and vegetables. Beta-Carotene is a powerful antioxidant that helps protect cells from damage caused by free radicals, supporting healthy skin, vision, and immune system function. Additionally, Beta-Carotene is believed to have anti-inflammatory and potential anti-cancer properties.