variants or chiefly British haemopexin
: 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 30 May. 2024.

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