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Definition of Titin

Titin: A giant filamentous protein essential to the structure, development, and elasticity of muscle. The gene encoding titin is mutated in tibial muscular dystrophy.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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Last Editorial Review: 6/14/2012

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