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hemin

 [he´min]
1. a porphyrin chelate of iron, derived from red blood cells; the chloride of heme. It is used to treat the symptoms of various porphyrias.
2. hematin (def. 1).

he·min

(hēm'in),
1. Chloride of heme in which Fe2+ has become Fe3+. Hemin crystals are called Teichmann crystals , under crystal.
2. Any coordination complex of chloro(porphyrinato)iron(III).

hemin

(hē′mĭn)
n.
The reddish-brown crystalline chloride of heme, C34H32N4O4FeCl, produced when hemoglobin reacts with glacial acetic acid and sodium chloride in a laboratory test for the presence of blood.

he·min

(hēm'in)
Chloride of heme in which Fe2+ has become Fe3+. Hemin crystals are called Teichmann crystals.
Synonym(s): hematin chloride, haemin.
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The effect was consistently mimicked by hemin and abolished by hemoglobin although hemin served as a substrate but not an inducer of microsomal HO-1 in such system different from intact cell.
Ocean Fair International 159 in 20 overs (Richie Jacob 71, Mohammad Ilyas 33, Rajeeb Nagur 4 for 24, Hemin Desai 2 for 24, Saurabh Kapoor 2 for 23, Mohammad Ilyas 2 for 1) Yes-Bank Premium Aces 155 for 8 in 20 overs (Hemin Desai 29, Vikas Parshad 23, Richie Jacob 3 for 28, Basit Ali 2 for 16) Man of the Match Final: Richie Jacob.
Hemin also activates the NF-[kappa]B transcription factor via an undefined mechanism [77,78].
Two weeks after STZ treatment, the animals were randomly assigned to three groups: nondiabetic control rats (NDC); diabetic rats treated with vehicle (DTV); diabetic rats treated with hemin (DTH).
Twelve ISIS fighters' bodies lay on the border at the crossing after the battle, said Hemin Hawrami, head of the foreign relations department of the Kurdistan Democratic Party, one of the main Iraqi Kurdish parties, on Twitter.
Hemin Qadir said advancing ISIS fighters are just an hour from his home in Erbil.
In the men's field events, Hemin Mohammedi had a productive day, winning the long jump (PB 5.71m) before adding the triple jump (11.76m) and second in the shot (10.92m).
Hemin Ghafoor, a school teacher says that still the majority of schools do not have proper labs, something which impoverishes the quality of the education.
Here, we demonstrate that HO-1 induction by hemin reduces levels of inflammatory cytokines and enhances adipose macrophage switching toward the M2 phenotype in vitro and in vivo.
Agreeing with Ali, Hemin Hawrami, head of foreign relations of Iraq's Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), noted that Kurdish question in Turkey should not be considered as an issue of security.
Zhang Hemin, director for the China Conservation and Research Centre for the Giant Panda, added: "I'm glad to see that iPanda.com provides people from all over the world with a platform to watch the pandas living and breathing."
"A large number of samples were needed to detect additional genetic variants that have small but significant influences on a person's disease risk," said Hemin Chin, Ph.D., NEI associate director for ophthalmic genetics, who assembled the consortium and helped coordinate the study.