Aureomycin


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Aureomycin

(ˌɔːrɪəʊˈmaɪsɪn)
n
(Pharmacology) trademark a brand of chlortetracycline

Au•re•o•my•cin

(ˌɔr i oʊˈmaɪ sɪn)
Trademark.
a brand of chlortetracycline.
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Noun1.Aureomycin - a yellow crystalline antibiotic (trade name Aureomycin) used to treat certain bacterial and rickettsial diseasesAureomycin - a yellow crystalline antibiotic (trade name Aureomycin) used to treat certain bacterial and rickettsial diseases
antibiotic, antibiotic drug - a chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that can kill microorganisms and cure bacterial infections; "when antibiotics were first discovered they were called wonder drugs"
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Antibiotic trials conducted by the Agricultural Research Council of Britain [1] indicated that Aureomycin and penicillin improve the growth performance and food efficiency of pigs by 10%.
In the late 1940s and early 1950s their efforts led to the development of Streptomycin, Aureomycin, Terramycin, Tetracycline, Erythromycin and other wonder drugs capable of attacking a range of bacteria-causing diseases.
The conidia were placed on Oat meal agar plate containing aureomycin.
B-12 can be a byproduct of aureomycin production; the vitamin researchers used had come from making the antibiotic.