Specification: E18 color value
Solubility:Soluble in water, insoluble in alcohol and oil
Phycocyanin is a kind of blue powder which separated from Spirulina. It mainly exists in cyanobacteria, red algae and cryptoalgae.
Phycocyanin is usually divided into C-phycocyanin and r-phycocyanin, C-phycocyanin mainly exists in cyanobacteria, R-phycocyanin mainly exists in red algae. It is not only a kind of protein, but also an excellent natural food pigment, and also a good health food.
(1)Applied in food field
Phycocyanin is a water-soluble pigment, non-toxic, pure blue, which can be used as food colorant,it also contains a lot of amino acids, vitamins, minerals and other nutrients, which can help body with better health care.
(2) Applied in pharmaceutical field.
Phycocyanin can exist in various forms, such as tablets,capsules powder and so on, It can inhibit some cancer cells.
(2)Applied in cosmetic field
Phycocyanin as cosmetic additives, which can nourish and cure the skin.
(3)Applied in Biological, chemical and cytological experiments.
Phycocyanin is blue with fluorescence, which can be used as a photodynamic study of biology and cytology
(1)Anti cancer cells, anti-tumor.
Phycocyanin can significantly inhibit the function of cancer cells. It can be made into an adjuvant treatment drug for anti-tumor, which can be used for adjuvant treatment of chemotherapy to enhance the immunity of the body
(2)Antioxidant, scavenging free radicals.
Phycocyanin can promote cell activity, eliminate free radicals, improve ovarian function, and promote the rapid synthesis of elastin. which increase physical strength, promote the growth of red blood cells, enhance immune function and promote growth and development.
Research Team found that Phycocyanin had inhibitory effect on all allergies.