Paralbumin - definition of Paralbumin by The Free Dictionary
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|n.||1.||(Physiol. Chem.) A proteidlike body found in the fluid from ovarian cysts and elsewhere. It is generally associated with a substance related to, if not identical with, glycogen.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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A word of caution: Paralbumin
is the key allergen for people who suffer from seafood allergies.
Its cytoplasmic concentration is regulated by calcium-binding proteins (CBP), such as paralbumin
(PV) and calbindin (CB).