<biochemistry> Molecule of around 30 kD normally sequestered in the acrosomal vesicle of a sea urchin spermatozoon and that through its specific lectin like binding to the vitelline membrane of the egg confers species specificity in fertilization.

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(11 Mar 2008)

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