deoxybouvardin etymology

English word deoxybouvardin comes from English deoxy-, English bouvardin

Detailed word origin of deoxybouvardin

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
deoxy- English (eng) (chemistry) Forming the names of compounds that are formally derived from others by the replacement of a hydroxy group by a hydrogen atom.
bouvardin English (eng) (organic compound) A cyclic hexapeptide, isolated from Bouvardia ternifolia, that has anticancer properties.
deoxybouvardin English (eng) (organic compound) A form of bouvardin that lacks a single hydroxy group.

Words with the same origin as deoxybouvardin

Descendants of deoxy-
ddNTP deoxyanthocyanin deoxycholic deoxycortisol deoxyelephantopin deoxyglucose deoxyguanine deoxyguanosine deoxyhypusine deoxyhypusine monooxygenase deoxymyoglobin deoxynucleoside deoxynucleotide deoxyribofuranose deoxyspergualin deoxystreptamine deoxythymidine deoxyuridine dideoxy dideoxycytidine dideoxynucleotide dideoxysugar doxorubicin hexadeoxynucleotide