Definition of integrin in English:

integrin

Line breaks: in|teg|rin
Pronunciation: /ˈɪntəgrɪn, ɪnˈtɛgrɪn/

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noun

Biochemistry
Any of a class of animal transmembrane proteins involved in the adhesion of cells to each other and to their substrate.

Origin

1980s: from integr- in integral + -in1.

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