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Pronunciation: si'to-ku'pre-in

Definition: Former term for copper-containing proteins found in human erythrocytes and tissues.

See: superoxide dismutase, ceruloplasmin

Synonym(s): cerebrocuprein, erythrocuprein, hemocuprein, hepatocuprein

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