from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A naturally occurring protein that is a specific inhibitor of endothelial proliferation and a potent angiogenesis inhibitor. It is under investigation as a potential cancer therapy.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A protein that inhibits angiogenesis; it is used to inhibit the growth of new blood vessels in tumours
angio(genesis) + -stat + -in.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)