1. Prefix denoting the same substituents on a phorbin or phorbide (porphyrin) residue as are present in chlorophyll, excluding any ester residues and Mg. 2. Combining form meaning gray, dark-colored. [G. phaios, dusky]

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать реферат

Look at other dictionaries:

  • pheo — pheo·chrome; pheo·chro·mo·blast; pheo·chromocyte; pheo·chro·mo·cy·to·ma; pheo·phor·bide; pheo·phy·tin; pheo·porphyrin; pheo·chro·mo·cy·to·blast; …   English syllables

  • phéo- — ⇒PHÉO , élém. formant Élém. tiré du gr. «brun, sombre», entrant dans la constr. de qq. termes sc. A. BOT. [Le 2e élém. est tiré du gr.]: phéophycées ( phycées, du gr. «algue»), subst. fém. plur. Ordre d algues marines caractérisées par la… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • pheo- — See phaeo …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • Pheo — pheochromocytoma; pheophytin …   Medical dictionary

  • pheo — (G). Dusky, gray …   Dictionary of word roots and combining forms

  • Pheo — • pheochromocytoma; • pheophytin …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • pheo- — see phaeo …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chí Phèo — is one of the most famous short stories written by Nam Cao. This story, which was first published in 1941 by New Life publisher, affirmed Nam Cao s talent and showed deeply human values. Contents 1 Story 2 The titles of this story 3 The topic …   Wikipedia

  • pheophorbide — pheo·phor·bide or Brit phaeo·phor·bide .fē ə fȯr .bīd n a blue black crystalline acid obtained from chlorophyll or pheophytin by treatment with hydrochloric acid …   Medical dictionary

  • pheophytin — pheo·phy·tin or Brit phaeo·phy·tin .fē ə fīt ən n a bluish black waxy pigment that can be formed from chlorophyll by replacement of the magnesium with two hydrogen atoms by treatment with a weak acid (as oxalic acid) …   Medical dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”