phosphoprotein definition

  • noun:
    • any one of a small grouping of proteins, such as for example casein, containing chemically bound phosphoric acid.
    • Any necessary protein containing bound phosphate.
    • A compound necessary protein in which an albuminous radical exists in conjunction with a phosphorus-containing material aside from nucleic acid or lecithin.
    • containing chemically bound phosphoric acid

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