a potent endorphin released by the anterior pituitary gland in response to pain, trauma, exercise, or other forms of stress.
- Beta fiber
- Beta function
a function of two variables, usually expressed as an improper integral and equal to the quotient of the product of the values of the gamma function at each variable divided by the value of the gamma function at the sum of the variables.
- Beta globulin
a blood plasma protein that is separable from other globulins by electrophoresis. noun another name for transferrin
- Beta granule