Burchard, H.

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Burchard,

H., 19th century German chemist.
Burchard-Liebermann reaction - a blue-green color produced by acetic anhydride with cholesterol (and other sterols) dissolved in chloroform, when a few drops of concentrated sulfuric acid are added.
Liebermann-Burchard test - see under Liebermann