Aspergillin | definition of aspergillin by Medical dictionary
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A black pigment obtained from various species of Aspergillus; improperly used to designate various antibiotics obtained from Aspergillus.
aspergillin (as″pĕr-jil′ĭn) [ Aspergillus + -in]
A pigment produced by Aspergillus niger.
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Fungal serologic tests with aspergillin
, histoplasmin, blastomycin and coccidiodin are useful in the preoperative diagnosis in assessing the correct organism (3).