bromodeoxyuridine

noun
bro·mo·de·oxy·ur·i·dine | \ˌbrō-mō-ˌdē-ˌäk-sē-ˈyu̇r-ə-ˌdēn, -dən \
variants: or 5-bromodeoxyuridine \ˈfīv- \

Medical Definition of bromodeoxyuridine 

: a mutagenic analog C9H11O5NBr of thymidine that induces chromosomal breakage especially in heterochromatic regions and has been used to selectively destroy actively dividing cells abbreviation BUdR

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