blastomycin

noun
blas·to·my·cin | \-ˈmīs-ᵊn \

Medical Definition of blastomycin 

: a preparation of growth products of the causative agent (Blastomyces dermatitidis) of North American blastomycosis formerly used to test for this disease

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