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  • n. An antibiotic, similar to monensin, obtained from Streptomyces hygroscopicus


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  • In the context of a hospital, I’d assume he meant one of the following words: nigedase: Lipolytic cpd from the seeds of love-in-a-mist nigella damascena nigericin: An ionophore capable of acting as a carrier for K or Rb or as an exchange carrier for H with K.

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