Understanding astaxanthin and its benefits

December 22, 2020 Editor 0

Astaxanthin is a carotenoid pigment that belongs to a class of chemical compounds called terpenes. Astaxanthin is available in its harvestable and usable form in several marine animals. Most notable marine organisms that carry the carotenoid include the pacific salmon, shrimp, crabs, etc. The presence of astaxanthin in these animals is evidenced from the pinkish-red […]