ankyrin

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ankyrin

[aŋ′kī·rən]
(cell and molecular biology)
A protein found in the cell membrane of erythrocytes that attaches the membrane to the cytoskeleton protein spectrin.
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polisindeton < poly(s) y syndeton < syndein, unir, ligar.
La investigacion de Schreckenberg dio como resultado, dicho brevemente, "que con las palabras dein (desmos), syndein (syndesmos) se expresa algo de la esencia" de la palabra (4).