10
$\begingroup$

I saw

enter image description here

on the Internet and I'm curious as to what compound is represented by it.

$\endgroup$
15
$\begingroup$

The molecule seen in the tattoo is a protein-based mammalian hormone called oxytocin, commonly called "the love hormone" because it is involved in several aspects of sexual reproduction.

enter image description here Image Source

$\endgroup$
  • $\begingroup$ IUPAC Name ,and other highlights? $\endgroup$ – BigSack Aug 25 '12 at 6:18

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.