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Plasma proteins

Plasma proteins
Dissolved proteins (more than 100) of blood Plasma, mainly albumins and globulins (normally 6 to 8 g/100 ml); they hold fluid in blood vessels by osmosis and include antibodies and blood-clotting proteins.
Synonym: serum proteins.


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