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Some knowledge about phycocyanin powder
Dec 27, 2017

Phycocyanin powder isolated from spirulina.It is mainly found in cyanobacteria, red algae, and crypto.Cyanobacin is usually divided into c-alginic and r-alginic, the former mainly in cyanobacteria, and the latter mainly in red algae, both of which are present in the cryptophyta.Its function is to absorb light (orange) energy and transmit light energy.It is a kind of protein, is an excellent natural edible pigment, but it is also a good health food. 


Phycocyanin powder is one of the rare pigment protein in nature, not only colorful, and itself is a kind of nutritious protein, the amino acid composition is complete, the high content of essential amino acids.

Phycocyanin powder has anti-cancer, promoting blood cell regeneration, curing ovaries, and stimulating the body to synthesize elastin and other functions.


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Phycocyanin powder is extensive and can be summarized in the following aspects:


Natural edible pigment: algae blue protein is water soluble pigment, nontoxic, pure blue, bright and lovely, can be used as food coloring agent,additives for cosmetics.

Health food: promote immunity and anti-disease, inhibit cancer cell and other functions.

Special reagents for biological, chemical and cytological experiments: cyanobacin blue and fluorescence can be used as a biological, cytological research reagent for light dynamics