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Hemoglobin

  • Anil Gupta
Chapter

Abstract

  • It is a red colored conjugated protein consisting of heme as prosthetic group and globin as an apoprotein.

Suggested Readings

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anil Gupta
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  1. 1.Department of Physiology and BiochemistryEklavya Dental College and HospitalKotputliIndia

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