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Substance Name: Pholasin
RN: 96827-88-2


  • Protein-bound luciferin from mollusk Pholas dactylus which reacts with luciferase & molecular oxygen to produce light; also a bioluminescent indicator for detecting activation of single neutrophils.
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Pholasin

Systematic Name

  • Pholasin

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 96827-88-2

System Generated Number

  • 0096827882