ribityl

ri·bi·tyl

(rī'bi-til),
The radical of ribitol; a constituent of riboflavin.
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The ion transitions for the [B.sub.2] vitamers can be explained by elimination of the ribityl side chain for riboflavin and elimination of [H.sub.3]P[O.sub.4] for FMN (58).