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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (11): jeb205229.
Published: 10 June 2019
... have discovered that the bright yellow plumage coloration of one of these species, the Afrotropical golden-breasted starling Cosmopsarus regius , is not produced by carotenoids, but by vitamin A (all- trans -retinol). This is the first organism reported to deposit significant amounts of vitamin...
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J Exp Biol (1993) 178 (1): 89–96.
Published: 1 May 1993
...Masami Azuma; Toshiaki Irie; Takaharu Seki ABSTRACT Injection of estrogen into male Xenopus laevis induced the appearance of retinals (retinal and 3-dehydroretinal) and a considerable increase in the amount of retinols (retinol and 3-dehydroretinol) in the blood plasma. These retinoids were mainly...