As nouns the difference between chromophobe and chromophore
is that chromophobe
is (cytology) any cell that is resistant to staining while chromophore
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(cytology) Any cell that is resistant to staining
(chemistry) that part of the molecule of a dye responsible for its colour
(chemistry) (more generally ) the group of atoms in a molecule in which the electronic transition responsible for a given spectral band is located