• Fascinating Organic Molecules from Nature - Colours in Flight - Pigments from Bird Feathers and Butterfly Wings

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      Birds of paradise; butterflies; xanthophylls; melanins; polyenals (psittacofulvins); porphyrins and pterins.

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      N R Krishnaswamy1 C N Sundaresan2

      1. No.12, 9th Main Road, Banashankari 2nd Stage, Bangalore 560 070, India.
      2. Department of Chemistry Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning Brindavan Campus Bangalore 560 067, India.
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