hemochromogen

noun
he·​mo·​chro·​mo·​gen
variants: or chiefly British haemochromogen \ ˌhē-​mō-​ˈkrō-​mə-​ˌjen, -​jən How to pronounce hemochromogen (audio) \

Medical Definition of hemochromogen

: a colored compound formed from or related to hemoglobin especially : a bright red combination of a nitrogen base (as globin or pyridine) with heme — compare hemoprotein

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“Hemochromogen.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hemochromogen. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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