hemopexin

noun
he·​mo·​pex·​in
variants: or chiefly British haemopexin \ -​ˈpek-​sən How to pronounce haemopexin (audio) \

Medical Definition of hemopexin

: a glycoprotein that binds heme preventing its excretion in urine and that is part of the beta-globulin fraction of human serum

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“Hemopexin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hemopexin. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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