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globin

 [glo´bin]
1. the protein constituent of hemoglobin.
2. any of a group of proteins similar to the typical globin.

glo·bin

(glō'bin),
The protein of hemoglobin; α-globin and β-globin represent the two types of chains found in adult hemoglobin.
Synonym(s): hematohiston

globin

/glo·bin/ (glo´bin)
1. the protein constituent of hemoglobin.
2. any of a group of proteins similar to the typical globin.

globin

(glō′bĭn)
n.
Any of a group of heme-containing proteins, including myoglobin and hemoglobin, that can bind oxygen and other gases.

globin

[glō′bin]
Etymology: L, globus, ball
a group of four protein molecules that become bound by the iron in heme molecules to form hemoglobin or myoglobin.

glo·bin

(glō'bin)
The protein of hemoglobin; α-globin and β-globin represent the two types of chains found in adult hemoglobin.
Synonym(s): hematohiston.

globin

A term for the collection of four polypeptides in the haemoglobin molecule.

Globin

One of the component protein molecules found in hemoglobin. Normal adult hemoglobin has a pair each of alpha-globin and beta-globin molecules.

glo·bin

(glō'bin)
The protein of hemoglobin; α-globin and β-globin represent the two types of chains found in adult hemoglobin.
Synonym(s): hematohiston.

globin (glō´bin),

n a group of four globulin protein molecules that become bound by the iron in heme molecules to form hemoglobin or myoglobin.

globin

the protein constituent of hemoglobin; also, any member of a group of proteins similar to the typical globin.
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Thalassemias are caused by mutations that reduce globin gene expression in red blood cell precursors.
Prevalence of mutations of alpha globin gene in suspected alpha carrier couples, Babolsar, 2006-2011.
In contrast, some studies argue that globin histone hyperacetylation induced is not the primary mechanism of SCFA [5]; yet, HDAC inhibitors are often potent [gamma]-globin inducers [47, 48].
HbVar: A relational database of human hemoglobin variants and thalassemia mutations at the globin gene server.
1972) In vitro synthesis of DNA complementary to purified Rabbit globin mRNA.
Alpha thalassemia occurs when a gene or genes related to the alpha globin protein are missing or changed (mutated).
Sickle-cell hemoglobin is a single point mutation occurring when there is a substitution of valine (V) for glutamic acid (E) at the sixth amino acid position in the beta globin gene (10).
The gene provides the template for the production of beta globin.
208G>A, beta 69 (E13)Gly>Ser) seems to be a rare P globin variant, which was found initially in Caucasoid families (1, 2); later in a Turkish one (3); in an Italian family from Naples (4); in a Nigerian newborn and his mother in Madrid, Spain (5, 6) and in 2 out of 2105 hemoglobin samples collected along 5 years in Switzerland (7).
In thalassemia, the genetic defect results in reduced rate of synthesis of one of the globin chains that make up hemoglobin.
Talasemi sendromlan, oldukca genis genetik cesitlilik gostermekte olup, sentezi bozulmus olan globin zincirine gore [alpha], [beta], [gamma], [delta], [delta[[beta], [epsilon][gamma][delta][beta], talasemi olarak adlandirilir.