Zearalanone is a minor component of the zearalenone complex produced by several species of Fusarium. Like the more abundant analogues, zearalanone causes estrogenic effects in domestic livestock.
Zearalenone is a natural estrogen, a mycotoxin from resorcylic acid lactone group. Zearalenone is a non-steroidal estrogenic mycotoxin produced by
Zeaxanthin is one of the most common carotenoid alcohols found in nature. It is important in the xanthophyll cycle.