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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the immobilizer is also anchorin the child's shoulder to prevent twisting or rocking movements.