metallo-


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metallo-

(mĕ-tal'ō),
Metal, metallic.
[see metal]

metallo-

Prefix meaning metal, metallic.
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Scientists from the Cardiff University have named genes discovered by them after their places of origin, such as Sao Paulo ( SPM- 1 SEuo Paulo metallo- betalactamase ) and Verona Italy ( Vim- 1 or Verona integron- encoded metallo- betalactamase ).
It is the first wound care product allowed to claim the ability to down regulate the production of certain protein enzymes called Matrix Metallo- Proteinases (MMPs).