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The oxygen-carrying proteins of ERYTHROCYTES. They are found in all vertebrates and some invertebrates. The number of globin subunits in the hemoglobin quaternary structure differs between species. Structures range from monomeric to a variety of multimeric arrangements.

Year introduced: 1975

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Tree Number(s): D12.776.124.400, D12.776.422.316.762

MeSH Unique ID: D006454

Entry Terms:

  • Hemoglobin
  • Eryhem
  • Ferrous Hemoglobin
  • Hemoglobin, Ferrous

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