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oxyhemoglobinmore about oxyhemoglobin


  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Oxyhaemoglobin  \Ox`y*h[ae]m`o*glo"bin\,  Oxyhemoglobin 
  \Ox`y*hem`o*glo"bin\,  n.  [Oxy 
  a  +  h[ae]moglobin,  hemoglobin.]  (Physiol.  Chem.)  See 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Hemoglobin  \Hem"o*glo"bin\,  n.  [Hemo-  +  globe.]  (Physiol.) 
  The  normal  coloring  matter  of  the  red  blood  corpuscles  of 
  vertebrate  animals.  It  is  composed  of  hematin  and  globulin, 
  and  is  also  called  {h[ae]matoglobulin}.  In  arterial  blood,  it 
  is  always  combined  with  oxygen,  and  is  then  called 
  {oxyhemoglobin}.  It  crystallizes  under  different  forms  from 
  different  animals,  and  when  crystallized,  is  called 
  {h[ae]matocrystallin}.  See  {Blood  crystal},  under  {Blood}. 

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