Definition of Hemoglobin

The red respiratory protein of erythrocytes, consisting of approximately 3.8% heme and 96.2% globin (64.5 KD), which as oxyhemoglobin (HbO2) transports oxygen from the lungs to the tissues where the oxygen is readily released and HbO2 becomes Hb.

Hemoglobin is from the group

Heme Protein

Other Names for Hemoglobin

Hemoglobin
hemoglobin

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