serum globulin


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serum globulin

n.
The protein fraction of blood serum that is composed of globulins, including antibodies (immunoglobulins).

serum globulin

n
(Biochemistry) the blood serum component consisting of proteins with a larger molecular weight than serum albumin. See also immunoglobulin

se′rum glob′ulin


n.
the globulin in blood serum containing most of the blood's antibodies.
[1890–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.serum globulin - globulins occurring in blood serum and containing most of the antibodies of the blood
blood serum, serum - an amber, watery fluid, rich in proteins, that separates out when blood coagulates
C-reactive protein, CRP - a byproduct of inflammation; a globulin that is found in the blood in some cases of acute inflammation
globulin - a family of proteins found in blood and milk and muscle and in plant seed
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