leukocytolysin

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leukocytolysin

[‚lü·kə‚sī′täl·ə·sən]
(biochemistry)
A leukocyte-disintegrating lysin.
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Specific (secondary) granules include proteins such as lactoferrin and lysozyme, and gelatinase (tertiary) granules contain leukolysin and matrix metalloproteinase 9 (MMP9; also known as gelatinase B) and finally quaternary (secretory granules).