laminin


lam·i·nin

noun \ˈla-mə-nən\

Definition of LAMININ

:  a glycoprotein component of connective tissue basement membrane that promotes cell adhesion

Origin of LAMININ

lamina + 1-in
First Known Use: 1979

lam·i·nin

noun \ˈlam-ə-nən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of LAMININ

: a glycoprotein that is a component of connective tissue basement membrane and that promotes cell adhesion

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