Medical Definition of Egg albumin

1. A major protein constituent of egg white. A phosphoprotein of 386 amino acids (44 kD) with one N linked oligosaccharide chain. Synthesis is stimulated by oestrogen. The gene, of which there is only one in the chicken genome, has eight exons and is of 7.8 kbase, it was one of the first genes to be studied in this sort of detail. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Egg Albumin

egg-and-anchor
egg-and-dart
egg-and-tongue
egg-bird
egg-bound
egg-hunt
egg-laying mammal
egg-on-its-side heart
egg-plant
egg-producing(a)
egg-roll
egg-shaped
egg-white
egg-white injury
egg-white syndrome
egg albumin (current term)
egg and spoon race
egg and spoon races
egg bank
egg bread
egg case
egg cluster
egg cream
egg cup
egg cups
egg donation
egg donations
egg drop

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