blastomycin

noun

blas·​to·​my·​cin -ˈmīs-ᵊn How to pronounce blastomycin (audio)
: 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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“Blastomycin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/blastomycin. Accessed 29 Nov. 2022.

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