iodinated protein

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Noun1.iodinated protein - a protein that contains iodine
protein - any of a large group of nitrogenous organic compounds that are essential constituents of living cells; consist of polymers of amino acids; essential in the diet of animals for growth and for repair of tissues; can be obtained from meat and eggs and milk and legumes; "a diet high in protein"
thyroprotein - a preparation made from iodinated protein and having an action similar to thyroxine
thyroglobulin - an iodine containing protein that is obtained from the thyroid gland and exhibits the general properties of the globulins
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Some studies has suggested that synthetic iodinated protein, possessing T4 activity could be used as a feed additive to increase egg production or growth rate of domestic fowl.