myochrome definition

  • noun:
    • A coloured albuminous compound into the serum from red-coloured muscles, identical with hemoglobin.
    • A colored albuminous substance in the serum from red-colored muscle tissue. It's identical with hemoglobin.
    • A muscle-pigment. The normal purple muscle-pigment is identical aided by the hemoglobin associated with the bloodstream. Other myochromes are part of your order for the lipochromes, and are usually especially rich in particular fishes, including the salmon and trout.
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