Prealbumin (1eta.pdb) is a human plasma protein that functions in thyroxine (3,5,3',5'-tetraiodo-L-thyronine) transport.
The b-barrel diagrammed in the text is termed a "Greek key motif". The b-strands are mostly antiparallel.
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