Medical Dictionary

beta globin

noun
variants: also

β–globin

\-ˈglō-bən\play

Medical Definition of beta globin

  1. :  the chain of hemoglobin that is designated beta and that when deficient or defective causes various anemias (as beta-thalassemia or sickle cell anemia)—compare alpha globin


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