a blood plasma protein that is separable from other globulins by electrophoresis.
Origin of beta globulin
First recorded in 1945–50
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British Dictionary definitions for beta globulin
another name for transferrin
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Medicine definitions for beta globulin
A type of globulin in blood plasma that in electrically charged solutions exhibits colloidal mobility between that of the alpha and gamma globulins.
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