Zoochemical


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Zo`o`chem´ic`al


a.1.Pertaining to zoöchemistry.
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The ADA recommends that current and future functional foods be labeled with information regarding any ingredient--whether it be nutrient (vitamins, minerals), phytochemical (chemical compound occurring naturally in plants), zoochemical (pertaining to animals), or botanical (plant life)--used in marketing the product, along with the amount of that ingredient in an average serving.
Free radical scavenging properties of antioxidants like Beta-carotene, Lutein, Lucopene, Catachins, Cryptoxanthings, Zoochemicals and various indoles and flavonoids.