Medical Dictionary

chromoprotein

noun chro·mo·pro·tein
\ˌkro-mə-ˈprō-ˌtēn, -ˈprōt-ē-ən\

Medical Definition of CHROMOPROTEIN

:  any of various proteins (as hemoglobins, carotenoids, or flavoproteins) having a pigment as a prosthetic group

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