Definición de fibroin en inglés:

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fibroin

Pronunciación: /ˈfʌɪbrəʊɪn/

sustantivo

[mass noun]
A protein which is the chief constituent of silk.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Molecular elasticity is associated with a select number of polypeptides and proteins, such as titin, Lustrin A, silk fibroin, and spider silk dragline protein.
  • As water volume decreased and the concentration of fibroin increased, the proteins folded in on themselves, forming round structures called micelles.
  • The mechanisms are not well defined, but iron and tin will promote the photo-oxidation of the silk fibroin.

Origen

Mid 19th century: from fibro- + -in1.

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