Lecture 27: Hemoglobin and myoglobin.

Nathan S. Winter, St. Cloud State University

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Abstract

This lecture in biochemistry discusses the structure of two globular proteins: hemoglobin and myoglobin. The structure of heme and its decomposition products, biliverdin and bilirubin, are also mentioned. The function of hemoglobin and myoglobin will be addressed in a later lecture.