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Introduction: Hemoglobin

Description of Hemoglobin

Hemoglobin: The substance inside red blood cells that binds to oxygen and carries it from the lungs to the tissues.
Source: National Institute of Health

Hemoglobin: abnormal hemoglobin caused by a point mutation in the beta chains, found in sickle cell anemia.
Source: CRISP

Hemoglobin: The oxygen-carrying pigments of erythrocytes. They are found in all vertebrates and some invertebrates. The structure of the globin moiety differs between species.
Source: MeSH 2007

Hemoglobin: Related Topics

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More specific terms for Hemoglobin:

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Broader terms for Hemoglobin

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Other terms that may be related to Hemoglobin:

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Hierarchical classifications of Hemoglobin

The following list attempts to classify Hemoglobin into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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