pantetheine

noun
pan·te·the·ine | \ˌpant-ə-ˈthē-ən, -ˌēn \

Medical Definition of pantetheine 

: a growth factor C11H22N2O4S that is essential for various microorganisms (as Lactobacillus bulgaricus) and that is a constituent of coenzyme A

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