Coined in 2000 from the musical term presto (meaning fast) because of the speed of the protein.
prestin (plural prestins)
- (biochemistry) A protein in the hairs of the inner ear
- Petrins, Pinters, Pitners, SIPRNET, e-prints, pinters, pre-tins, pretins, pterins, septrin, terpins
- third-person plural present subjunctive form of prestar
- third-person plural imperative form of prestar