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Introduction: Carrageenan

Description of Carrageenan

Carrageenan: water-soluble extractive mixture of sulfated polysaccharides from red algae.
Source: CRISP

Carrageenan: A water-soluble extractive mixture of sulfated polysaccharides from RED ALGAE. Chief sources are the Irish moss CHONDRUS CRISPUS (Carrageen), and Gigartina stellata. It is used as a stabilizer, for suspending COCOA in chocolate manufacture, and to clarify BEVERAGES.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Source - CRISP

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