Protamin

A protein from salmon that is added to protract the action time of insulin. NPH insulin is based on this method.

Protamin

Pro'ta·min noun [ Greek prw^tos first.] (Physiol. Chem.) An amorphous nitrogenous substance found in the spermatic fluid of salmon. It is soluble in water, which an alkaline reaction, and unites with acids and metallic bases.
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protamin

<physiology> An amorphous nitrogenous substance found in the spermatic fluid of salmon. It is soluble in water, which an alkaline reaction, and unites with acids and metallic bases. ... Origin: Gr. First. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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Protamin

• (n.) An amorphous nitrogenous substance found in the spermatic fluid of salmon. It is soluble in water, which an alkaline reaction, and unites with acids and metallic bases.
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