kallidin

noun kal·li·din \ ˈka-lə-dən \

Definition of kallidin

: either of two vasodilator kinins formed from blood plasma globulin by the action of kallikrein:
b : one with a terminal lysine amino acid residue added to bradykinin

Origin and Etymology of kallidin

German, from Kallikrein + Peptid peptide + -in


Medical Dictionary

kallidin

noun kal·li·din \ ˈkal-əd-ən \

medical Definition of kallidin

: either of two vasodilator kinins formed from blood plasma globulin by the action of kallikrein:
b : one that has the same amino acid sequence as bradykinin with a terminal lysine added

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