hemoprotein

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noun he·mo·pro·tein \ˌhē-mə-ˈprō-ˌtēn, -ˈprō-tē-ən\

Definition of hemoprotein

  1. :  a conjugated protein (such as hemoglobin or cytochrome) whose prosthetic group is a porphyrin combined with iron

First Known Use of hemoprotein

1948


Medical Dictionary

hemoprotein

noun he·mo·pro·tein
variants: or chiefly British

haemoprotein

\-ˈprō-ˌtēn, -ˈprōt-ē-ən\play

Medical Definition of hemoprotein

  1. :  a conjugated protein (as hemoglobin or cytochrome) whose prosthetic group is a porphyrin combined with iron


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