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isoform

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noun iso·form \ˈī-sə-ˌfȯrm\

Definition of isoform

  1. :  any of two or more functionally similar proteins that have a similar but not an identical amino acid sequence



1983

First Known Use of isoform

1983


Medical Dictionary

isoform

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noun iso·form \ˈī-sə-ˌfȯrm\

Medical Definition of isoform

  1. :  any of two or more functionally similar proteins that have a similar but not identical amino acid sequence and are either encoded by different genes or by RNA transcripts from the same gene which have had different exons removed




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