lactoflavin lactoflavin

Definition(s):

  • (n) a B vitamin that prevents skin lesions and weight loss

Usage(s):

  • The 1938 award in Chemistry (deferred from last year) went to Professor Richard Kuhn of Berlin, who isolated Vitamin Bsub2sub (also called lactoflavin or riboflavin).
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