Definition of Hemoglobin. Meaning of Hemoglobin. Synonyms of Hemoglobin

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Definition of Hemoglobin

Hemoglobin
Hemoglobin Hem"o*glo"bin, n. [Hemo- + globe.] (Physiol.) The normal coloring matter of the red blood corpuscles of vertebrate animals. It is composed of hematin and globulin, and is also called h[ae]matoglobulin. In arterial blood, it is always combined with oxygen, and is then called oxyhemoglobin. It crystallizes under different forms from different animals, and when crystallized, is called h[ae]matocrystallin. See Blood crystal, under Blood.

Meaning of Hemoglobin from wikipedia

- Hemoglobin or haemoglobin (spelling differences) (from the Gr**** word αἷμα, haîma 'blood' + Latin globus 'ball, sphere' + -in) (/ˌhiːməˈɡloʊbɪn, ˈhɛmoʊˌ-/)...
- Hemoglobin A (HbA), also known as adult hemoglobin, hemoglobin A1 or α2β2, is the most common human hemoglobin tetramer, accounting for over 97% of the...
- Glycated hemoglobin (glycohemoglobin, hemoglobin A1c, HbA1c, less commonly HbA1c, HgbA1c, Hb1c, etc., also A1C informally with patients) is a form of...
- The oxygen–hemoglobin dissociation curve, also called the oxyhemoglobin dissociation curve or oxygen dissociation curve (ODC), is a curve that plots the...
- Fetal hemoglobin, or foetal haemoglobin (also hemoglobin F, HbF, or α2γ2) is the main oxygen carrier protein in the human fetus. Hemoglobin F is found...
- commonly referred to as hemoglobin ε. Chromosomal abnormalities can lead to a delay in switching from embryonic hemoglobin. Hemoglobin Gower 1 (also referred...
- Hemoglobin electrop****sis is a blood test that can detect different types of hemoglobin. The test can detect hemoglobin S, the form ****ociated with sickle...
- Oxygen saturation is the fraction of oxygen-saturated hemoglobin relative to total hemoglobin (unsaturated + saturated) in the blood. The human body requires...
- Hemoglobin E (HbE) is an abnormal hemoglobin with a single point mutation in the β chain. At position 26 there is a change in the amino acid, from glutamic...
- The mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration (MCHC) is a measure of the concentration of hemoglobin in a given volume of packed red blood cell. It is...