Any of a family of glycoproteins that are located in basement membranes, provide structural support, and promote cell growth and regeneration.
(biochem.) A large glycoprotein that binds epithelial cells to connective tissue.
Any of a family of glycoproteins that are components of the basement membrane and mediate cell proliferation, migration, differentiation, and adhesion.
Origin of laminin
- lamin(a) –in
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition