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Fucoxanthin Analysis Service

Fucoxanthin Analysis Service

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Creative Proteomics' targeted metabolomics services target specific metabolites and pathways of interest, which can accurately monitor dynamic metabolic processes, reveal related metabolic mechanisms and verify potential metabolic biomarkers, to guide your research with reliable and accurate measurement results. CPR is based on LC-MS/GC-MS technology, using target compound standards for method optimization, method validation, biological sample collection, metabolite extraction, mass spectrometry detection, data analysis, etc.

About Fucoxanthin

Fucoxanthin is a natural pigment of xanthophylls in carotenoids. The color is pale yellow to brown. It is a pigment contained in brown algae, diatoms, golden algae and yellow-green algae.

Fucoxanthin is widely present in various algae, marine phytoplankton, aquatic shells and other animals and plants.

Fucoxanthin has a variety of biological activities, including anti-tumor, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, weight loss, etc. It is widely used in the market as medicines, skin care and beauty products, and health products.

Fucoxanthin mainly absorbs light in the blue-green to yellow-green part of the visible spectrum.

The molecular formula of fucoxanthin is C42H58O6, and the CAS number is 3351-86-8.

MS-based technical means can realize the qualitative and quantitative analysis of fucoxanthin.

Structure of fucoxanthinStructure of fucoxanthin

Detection Platform

  • LC-MS/MS
  • Waters ACQUITY UPLC, MS-SCIEX QTRAP 4500/5500/6500

  • GC-MS
  • Agilent 7890B-5977A, Thermo TRACE 1300-TSQ 9000

Technical Workflow of Targeted Metabolomics of Fucoxanthin

Technical Workflow of Targeted Metabolomics of Fucoxanthin

Analysis Content

  • Standard curve creation
  • Raw data preprocessing
  • Absolute quantitation of fucoxanthin

Sample Preparation Suggestions

Sample typeSuggested sample quantity (per case)Number of repetitions (recommended)
Algae samples≥ 30mg freeze-dried powder / 300mg fresh samples≥ 6
Marine phytoplankton / aquatic shells
≥ 6
Plant tissue≥ 1g≥ 6
Animals and clinical organizations≥ 200 mg≥ 10
Serum, plasma≥ 200 mg≥ 6
Urine≥ 200 μl≥ 6
Stool,  intestinal contents≥ 500 μl≥ 6
Cell≥ 107≥ 6

※ There is no restriction on sample varieties. For varieties with special requirements or rare varieties, please contact us for more information. After collecting the samples, they were quickly frozen in liquid nitrogen, and then transferred to -80°C for storage. Transported on dry ice.

Feedback to Customers

  • A detailed technical report will be provided at the end of the entire project, including experimental procedures and instrument parameters.
  • The report also includes quantitative results of targeted metabolites, such as name, abbreviation, molecular formula, molecular weight and CAS number of the analyte.
  • Part of the mass spectrum picture
  • Raw data

Project Cycle

  • A standard experimental procedure takes about 1 ~ 4 weeks.

Creative Proteomics has an integrated separation, detection, identification and quantification system, with excellent robustness and reproducibility, high sensitivity and ultra-sensitivity, and can provide fast and reliable targeted metabolomics services. Our one-stop service model can help you achieve a seamless connection between upstream and downstream experiments. Coupled with personalized analysis services, your analysis can reach the final research purpose. If you have any questions or specific requirements, please feel free to contact us.

For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.

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