orosomucoid


orosomucoid
(= a-1-seromucoid; a-1-acid glycoprotein)
Plasma protein of mammals and birds, 38% carbohydrate. In humans a single-chain glycoprotein of 39 kD. Increased levels are associated with inflammation, pregnancy, and various diseases.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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