nucleohistone


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nu·cle·o·his·tone

 (no͞o′klē-ō-hĭs′tōn′, nyo͞o′-)
n.
A nucleoprotein whose protein component is histone.
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Characterization of nucleohistone and nucleoprotamine components in the mature human sperm nucleus.
Increased free radical levels damage the nucleohistone component of the sperm genome.