Skip to Content

proteome

Pronunciation: pro'te-om

Definition:

  1. Term analogous to genome, referring to varying protein composition of intracellular materials.
  2. All the proteins in a given cell system.

[protein + -ome, noun suffix, fr. G. -oma, noun suffix]

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide