chromogen in English

a substance that can be readily converted into a dye or other colored compound.
Immunohistochemistry was performed on an automated immunostainer using the antibodies listed in Table 2 with diaminobenzidine as the chromogen .

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1. N,N-Dialkylanilines react with 5-nitroisatin chloride to give a bluegreen chromogen with a characteristic absorption spectrum.

2. Covalent bonds between chromogen and macromolecule chains enhance their photochemical stability, increase their whitening performance and fluorescence quantum yield.

3. Tampering with the principal image causes chromogen to react with the electron-acceptor color developer material to provide a color indication of tampering.