TITLE

plastein

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1684
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "plastein" is presented. It refers to a massive polypeptide formed by the hydrolysis of proteins and the subsequent recombination of amino acid esters. Plasteins can be derived from nonconventional sources of protein and used to make protein-rich foods. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
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21241120

 

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