whey protein


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whey pro·tein

the soluble protein contained in the whey of milk clotted by rennin; for example, lactoglobulin, α-lactalbumin, lactoferrin.

whey protein,

n soluble protein found in milk whey that has been clotted by rennin, examples of which include alpha-lactalbumin, lactoglobulin, and lactoferrin. One of the primary proteins in breast milk, whey protein is a good source of sulfur amino acids and glutamine. Also called
lactalbulmin.
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