albumin

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white part of an egg; the nutritive and protective gelatinous substance surrounding the yolk consisting mainly of albumin dissolved in water albumen , egg white , ovalbumin , white
presence of excessive protein (chiefly albumin but also globulin) in the urine; usually a symptom of kidney disorder albuminuria , proteinuria
abnormally low level of albumin in the blood serum analbuminemia
albumin occurring in milk lactalbumin
simple protein found in fish sperm; rich in arginine; simpler in composition than globulin or albumin; counteracts the anticoagulant effect of heparin protamine
albumin occurring in blood serum; serves to maintain the somatic pressure of the blood serum albumin
colloid preparation of protein (albumin or gelatin) and silver oxide; used in aqueous solution as an antibacterial agent silver protein
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