coccine

coccine

[′käk‚sēn]
(invertebrate zoology)
For protozoa, denoting the sessile state during which reproduction does not occur.
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Azo dyes, a class of synthetic organic dyes that provide more vivid colors to foods, have in their composition a naphthalene ring bonded to a benzene ring by an azo bond (N = N), and the Ponceau 4R, also known in the food industry as New Coccine, Coccine Red and Food Red, is a representative of this class (PAN et al.
Among them, Amaranth, Allura Red, New Coccine, and Tartrazine induced DNA damage in the colon.