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Introduction: Haptoglobin

Description of Haptoglobin

Haptoglobin: a blood glycoprotein found in the alpha globulin fraction which binds free hemoglobin.
Source: CRISP

Haptoglobin: Plasma glycoproteins that form a stable complex with hemoglobin to aid the recycling of heme iron. They are encoded in man by a gene on the short arm of chromosome 16.
Source: MeSH 2007

Haptoglobin: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Haptoglobin

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Haptoglobin

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

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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