ristocetin(redirected from ristomycin)
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An antibiotic produced by the fermentation of Amycolatopsis orientalis subsp. lurida, comprising two substances; ristocetin A and ristocetin B; although no longer used, it causes platelet agglutination and blood coagulation and was used to assay those functions.
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An antibiotic obtained from cultures of Nocardia lurida.
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