lumichrome

noun
lu·​mi·​chrome | \ ˈlü-mə-ˌkrōm How to pronounce lumichrome (audio) \

Medical Definition of lumichrome

: a blue fluorescent crystalline compound C12H10N4O2 that is formed from riboflavin by ultraviolet irradiation in neutral or acid solution

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“Lumichrome.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/lumichrome. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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