[ myoo-teen, -tee-in ]
/ ˈmyu tin, -ti ɪn /

noun Biochemistry.

a mutationally altered protein.

Origin of mutein

apparently mut(ation) + (prot)ein Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Medical definitions for mutein

[ myōōtēn′, -tē-ĭn ]


A protein arising as a result of a mutation.
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