Any one, or a mixture of any or all of the proteins present in the body of the tubercle bacillus, all of which have been found to possess certain properties of tuberculin.
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tuberculoproteinAn obsolete term for one or more tuberculin-like proteins extracted from Mycobacterium tuberculosis, formerly used in serological testing for tuberculosis.
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