conjugated-protein

conjugated protein

noun Biochemistry.
a complex protein, as a lipoprotein or metalloprotein, combining amino acids with other substances (contrasted with simple protein ).

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1920–25

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conjugated protein
 
n
a biochemical compound consisting of a sequence of amino acids making up a simple protein to which another nonprotein group (a prosthetic group), such as a carbohydrate or lipid group, is attached

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conjugated protein n.
A compound, such as hemoglobin, made up of a protein molecule and a nonprotein prosthetic group.

conjugated protein con·ju·gat·ed protein n.
A compound, such as hemoglobin, made up of a protein molecule and a nonprotein prosthetic group; compound protein.

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conjugated protein   (kŏn'jə-gā'tĭd)  Pronunciation Key 
A compound, such as hemoglobin, made up of a protein molecule and a nonprotein prosthetic group.
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