transferrin

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trans·fer·rin

 (trăns-fĕr′ĭn)
n.
Any of a family of proteins that are found in the blood serum of humans and other vertebrates and that combine with and transport iron.

transferrin

(trænsˈfɜːrɪn)
n
(Biochemistry) biochem any of a group of blood glycoproteins that transport iron. Also called: beta globulin or siderophilin
[C20: from trans- + ferro- + -in]

trans•fer•rin

(trænsˈfɛr ɪn)

n.
a plasma glycoprotein that transports dietary iron to the liver, spleen, and bone marrow.
[1947; trans- + Latin ferr(um) iron + -in1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.transferrin - a globulin in blood plasma that carries iron
globulin - a family of proteins found in blood and milk and muscle and in plant seed
Translations

trans·fer·rin

[MIM*190000]
n. transferrina, globulina beta en el plasma de la sangre que fija y transporta el hierro.

transferrin

n transferrina