conjugated protein definition

  • noun:
    • A compound, such as for instance hemoglobin, contains a protein molecule and a nonprotein prosthetic team.
    • Any necessary protein that is made from both a polypeptide and a prosthetic team such as a lipid (in lipoproteins), sugar (in glycoproteins) or porphyrins and metals (in hemoglobin an such like)
    • a protein complex combining amino acids with other substances

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