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Edestin (also known as Edistin) is a globulin legumin protein that is found in hemp seeds. The name edestin is from the Greek meaning edible. Edestin protein resembles the globulins found in human blood plasma and is active in DNA repair. Edestin protein sustains life in humans. [1]


  1. ^ "Hemp Repairs Damaged DNA". High Times. 28 Aug 2014. Retrieved 10 Sep 2014.