cordycepin

noun cor·dy·cep·in \ ˌkȯ(r)də̇ˈsepə̇n \

Definition of cordycepin

plural -s
:an adenosine analogue C10H13N5O3 with antibiotic activity used especially to study gene regulation because of its ability to inhibit transcription

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Origin and Etymology of cordycepin

cordyceps + -in


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