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Medical Term:

Dane particles

Pronunciation: dan

Definition: the larger spheric forms of hepatitis-associated antigens; they compose the virion of hepatitis B virus, containing a 27-nm “core” in which DNA-dependent DNA polymerase and circular, double-stranded DNA have been found.

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