mitogenic lectin

mi·to·gen·ic lec·tin

a lectin that induces the replication of polynucleic acids and the proliferation of lymphocytes.
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[28.] Togun RA, Animashaun T, Kay JE and A Aboderin A galactose- binding mitogenic lectin from the seeds of Telfairia occidentalis.
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