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Definition of prolamine

What does prolamine mean?

noun

  1. a simple protein found in plants
    • more generic term: simple protein = a protein that yields only amino acids when hydrolyzed

Alternative definition

noun

  1. [biochemistry] any of a class of proteins, high in proline, found in the seeds of cereals

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Google previewProtein Delivery (1997)

Physical Systems by Lynda M. Sanders, R. Wayne Hendren

Zein Microspheres Prolamine is the name given to a characteristic class of proteins occurring specifically in cereals. Proteins of this class are rich in hydrophobic amino acids and soluble in aqueous alcohol. Zein, one of the typical prolamines ...

Google previewSurgical Adhesives & Sealants (1998)

urrent Technology and Applications by David H. Sierra, Renato Saltz

Prolamine is a biodegradable protein utilized as a viscous gel [65]. It is amino acid alcohol which polymerizes into a solid compound in the presence of water. It has been used effectively for intravascular arterial occlusion prior to tumor ...

Google previewA dictionary of applied chemistry (1913)

by Sir Thomas Edward Thorpe

Glutelin Glycinin Hordein Juglasin Legumelin Lcgumin Leucosine Maysin Oryzenin Phaseolin Class Albumin Globulin Prolamine Glutelin Globulin Prolamine Globulin Albumin. Globulin, precipitated by $ saturation with ammonium sulphate.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Genetics (2014)

by Eric C.R. Reeve

It would be amiss not to note some of theresearch that hasbeen informative concerning the prolamine fraction of maize storageproteins andhowthe significant changesinamino acid composition of o2 endospermsoccur .

Google previewThe Complete Blood Type Encyclopedia Eat Right 4 Your Type (2002)

by Peter J. D'Adamo, Catherine Whitney

AVOID: increases prolamine ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food and Color Additives (1997)

by George A. Burdock

PYRROLIDINE Synonyms Current CAS number Description Azacyclopentane; 1- Azacyclopentane; Azolidine; Butylenimine; Perhydropyrrole; Prolamine; Pyrrole, tetrahydro-; Pyrrolidine (8CI)(9CI); Pyrrolidine (UN1922) (flammable liquid); ...

Google previewPhytochemical Dictionary (1998)

A Handbook of Bioactive Compounds from Plants, Second Edition by Herbert Baxter, J.B. Harborne, Gerald P. Moss

This problem has been rectified by breeding cereal varieties, the so- called 'high lysine' strains, in which there is a better balance of protein types and in which prolamine synthesis is partly suppressed. Another feature of certain plant proteins ...

Google previewEtymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language, including a very copious selection of scientific terms ... The pronunciation carefully revised by P.H. Phelp (1890)

by James Stormonth, Philip Henry Phelp

prolamine, n. program (Gr. programma, л public : Ai'j-t posted tip — from pro, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

Prolamine form a unlqne and sharply differentiated group of proteins which occur in quantity in the seeds of cereals, but not in those of any other plant yet examined. These are soluble in all proportions in alcohol of 70-80 per cent., and are not ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: New volumes (1909)

by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

Prolamine form a unique and sharply differentiated group of proteins which occur in quantity in the seeds of cereals, but not in those of any other plant yet examined. These are soluble in all proportions in alcohol of 70-NO per cent., and are not ...

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Scrabble value of P3R1O1L1A1M3I1N1E1

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