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hemoglobin I

 

Definition: an abnormal Hb with a single a chain substitution, molecular formula a216Lys?Gluß2A; a thalassemialike syndrome has been found in people heterozygous for both Hb I and a-thalassemia genes, with formation of about 70% Hb I.

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