Eaton agent

(redirected from Eaton, Monroe D.)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.

Eaton agent

[′ēt·ən ‚ā·jənt]
(microbiology)
The name applied to Mycoplasma pneumoniae when it was regarded as a virus.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.