prolamine


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prolamin

, prolamine (prō′lă-mĭn, -mēn]) [ prol(ine) + am(monia)]
A class of vegetable proteins found in seeds and cereal grains (such as wheat, rye, barley, and corn) that contain high levels of glutamic acid and proline.

prolamine

a globular protein, e.g. zein in maize grain.