mycomycin

noun
my·​co·​my·​cin | \ ˌmī-kə-ˈmīs-ᵊn How to pronounce mycomycin (audio) \

Medical Definition of mycomycin

: a highly unsaturated antibiotic acid C13H10O2 obtained from an actinomycete of the genus Nocardia (N. acidophilus)

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“Mycomycin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mycomycin. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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