alpha globulin

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alpha globulin

n.
Any of a group globulins in blood plasma that migrate fastest toward the anode in an electrophoretic separation of serum proteins. Alpha globulins include HDL and haptoglobin.
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Noun1.alpha globulin - a globulin in blood plasma or serum that is alkaline and has great electrophoretic mobilityalpha globulin - a globulin in blood plasma or serum that is alkaline and has great electrophoretic mobility
globulin - a family of proteins found in blood and milk and muscle and in plant seed
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Serum protein electrophoresis Albumin 46,9% [53-68] Alpha 1 globulins 5,7% [1,0-4,0] Alpha 2 globulins 19,4% [3,0-14] Beta globulins 17,1% [8,0-17] Gamma globulins 10,9% [9,0-22] Table 2.