Sentence Examples

  • (3) Glyco-proteids, mucins, mucoids, helico-proteid.
  • The mucins and mucoids belong to this group; they are acid and contain no phosphorus; they give the albumin colour reactions but are not coagulated by heat.
  • Mucins occur in most of the slimy fluids of the body; they vary in composition with their source.
  • Mucoids resemble mucins in their composition and reactions, but differ, in general, in their physical properties.
  • The " phospho-glyco-proteids " resemble the mucins and mucoids in containing a carbohydrate residue, but differ in containing phosphorus.