iodine

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photograph made by an early photographic process; the image was produced on a silver plate sensitized to iodine and developed in mercury vapor daguerreotype
enzyme that removes the iodine radical de-iodinase
removal of iodine atoms from organic compounds de-iodination
tyrosine with two iodine atoms added di-iodotyrosine
abnormally enlarged thyroid gland; can result from underproduction or overproduction of hormone or from a deficiency of iodine in the diet goiter , goitre , struma , thyromegaly
solution used in staining bacteria by Gram's method; consists of one part iodine and two parts potassium iodide and 300 parts water Gram's solution
fluorine or iodine compound halide
any of five related nonmetallic elements (fluorine or chlorine or bromine or iodine or astatine) that are all monovalent and readily form negative ions halogen
protein that contains iodine iodinated protein , iodoprotein
substitution or addition of iodine atoms in organic compounds iodination
tincture consisting of a solution of iodine in ethyl alcohol; applied topically to wounds as an antiseptic iodine , tincture of iodine
light radioactive isotope of iodine with a half-life of 60 days; used as a tracer in thyroid studies and as a treatment for hyperthyroidism iodine-125
heavy radioactive isotope of iodine with a half-life of 8 days; used in a sodium salt to diagnose thyroid disease and to treat goiter iodine-131
amino acid with iodine added iodoamino acid
compound containing the covalent iodine radical iodocompound
thyronine with iodine added iodothyronine
tyrosine with iodine added iodotyrosine
iodine source kelp
thyroid hormone similar to thyroxine but with one less iodine atom per molecule and produced in smaller quantity; exerts the same biological effects as thyroxine but is more potent and briefer liothyronine , T , triiodothyronine
tyrosine with one iodine atom added mono-iodotyrosine
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