cycloserine


cy·clo·ser·ine

noun \ˌsī-klō-ˈser-ˌēn\

Definition of CYCLOSERINE

:  a broad-spectrum antibiotic C3H6N2O2 produced by an actinomycete (Streptomyces orchidaceus) and used especially in the treatment of tuberculosis

First Known Use of CYCLOSERINE

1952

cy·clo·ser·ine

noun \ˌsī-klō-ˈse(ə)r-ˌēn, ˌsik-lō-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CYCLOSERINE

: a broad-spectrum antibiotic C3H6N2O2 produced by an actinomycete of the genus Streptomyces (S. orchidaceus) and used especially in the treatment of tuberculosis

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