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PubMed Search: Lectin[title]

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Definition / general
Cite this page: Pernick N. Lectins. website. Accessed July 13th, 2020.
Definition / general
  • Plant derived proteins that bind specifically to carbohydrate groups acting as lectin receptors
  • Ulex europeaus lectin combines with H antigen that corresponds to O blood group
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