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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.
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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
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globin

(glō′bĭn)
n.
Any of a group of heme-containing proteins, including myoglobin and hemoglobin, that can bind oxygen and other gases.
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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.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

globin

A term for the collection of four polypeptides in the haemoglobin molecule.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

Globin

One of the component protein molecules found in hemoglobin. Normal adult hemoglobin has a pair each of alpha-globin and beta-globin molecules.
Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

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.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012