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heme
Subject Category
W Physical and Chemical Sciences
Definition
The color-furnishing portion of hemoglobin. It is found free in tissues and as the prosthetic group in many hemeproteins.
Definition Source
Medical Subject Heading
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/18118.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/18118
Used For
ferroprotoporphyrin
protoheme
Broader Term
metalloporphyrins
Related Term
blood composition
Spanish
hemo
Term Number
18118