nonheme

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adjective non·heme \ˌnän-ˈhēm\

Definition of nonheme

  1. :  not containing or being iron that is bound in a porphyrin ring like that of heme nonheme iron nonheme proteins

1950

First Known Use of nonheme

1950


Medical Dictionary

nonheme

adjective non·heme
variants: or chiefly British

nonhaem

\ˈnän-ˈhēm\play

Medical Definition of nonheme

  1. :  not containing or being iron that is bound in a porphyrin ring like that of heme the ferredoxins are nonheme iron proteins


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