endostatin

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noun en·do·stat·in \ˌen-də-ˈsta-tən\

Definition of endostatin

  1. :  a polypeptide that is a fragment of a collagen found especially in the epithelial basement membrane and that inhibits angiogenesis, tumor growth, and endothelial cell proliferation

1996

First Known Use of endostatin

1996


Medical Dictionary

endostatin

noun en·do·stat·in \ˌen-də-ˈstat-ən\

Medical Definition of endostatin

  1. :  a polypeptide that is a proteolytic fragment of the carboxyl terminus of a collagen found especially in the epithelial basement membrane and that inhibits angiogenesis, tumor growth, and endothelial cell proliferation


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