noun Date: circa 1908 any of various proteins (as casein) that contain combined phosphoric acid

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • phosphoprotein — /fos foh proh teen, tee in/, n. Biochem. a protein, as casein or ovalbumin, in which one or more hydroxyl groups of serine, threonine, or tyrosine are hydroxylated. [1905 10; PHOSPHO + PROTEIN] * * * …   Universalium

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  • phosphoprotein — A protein containing phosphoryl groups attached directly to the side chains of some of its constituent amino acid s, usually to the hydroxyl group of an l seryl residue or an l threonyl residue; e.g., casein, vitellin, ovalbumin. * * * …   Medical dictionary

  • Phosphoprotein — Phọs|pho|pro|te|in [↑ Phospho (1)]: Sammelbez. für konjugierte Proteine, die – meist an Serin oder Threonin gebundene – Phosphatgruppen enthalten, z. B. Casein, Ovalbumin, Phosvitin, Vitelline etc., Pepsin …   Universal-Lexikon

  • phosphoprotein — n. protein containing phosphorus (Biochemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • phosphoprotein — phos·pho·protein …   English syllables

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