hemoglobin DPunjab

he·mo·glo·bin DPunjab

an abnormal Hb with a single β chain substitution, molecular formula α2Aβ2121Glu→Gln; heterozygotes are asymptomatic, homozygotes have mild hemolytic anemia; there is an increase in O2 affinity; identical to hemoglobin DLos Angeles, hemoglobin DNorth Carolina, hemoglobin DPortugal, hemoglobin DChicago, and hemoblogin Oak Ridge.
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hemoglobin DPunjab, results from a substitution of glutamate for lysine at the 121st position in the beta-chain.