biocytin

noun

bi·​o·​cy·​tin -ˈsīt-ᵊn How to pronounce biocytin (audio)
: a colorless crystalline peptide C16H28N4O4S occurring naturally (as in yeast) and yielding biotin and lysine on hydrolysis

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“Biocytin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/biocytin. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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