egg yolk

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the yellow spherical part of an egg that is surrounded by the albumen

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While constantly beating with wire whisk, gradually pour about 1/2 of simmering milk into egg-yolk mixture.
In a suite of yet more studies, collaborating state, federal, and university scientists report finding male carp and walleyes in Minnesota that were producing "sky-high" quantities of vitellogenin, an egg-yolk protein normally made only by females.
However, he noted, it's also possible that those estrogenic pollutants that fostered males to produce egg-yolk protein also "arrested the fish in an early state of sexual development.
uses one egg-yolk antibody in a quick immunoassay to distinguish species of a root-rot fungus that devastates trees and shrubs.