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1. To convert a fluid or a substance in solution into a solid or gel.

2. To clot; to curdle; to change from a liquid to a solid or gel.

Origin: L. Coagulo, pp. -atus, to curdle

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Rennin and New born babies.

... rennin used to be extracted from the stomach of the calves for commercial use as far as I know. In humans, pepsin performs the same function, i.e. coagulates milk proteins. You sure you got the name right? Humans produce renin that is secreted (as the name suggests) by the kidneys and has a role ...

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by biohazard
Thu Oct 01, 2009 9:44 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Rennin and New born babies.
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