haematin

haematin
n. (US hematin) Anat. a bluish-black derivative of haemoglobin, formed by removal of the protein part and oxidation of the iron atom.
Etymology: Gk haima -matos blood

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haeˈmatin noun
A brownish substance containing ferric iron obtained from oxyhaemoglobin or from dried blood
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  • Haematin — H[ae]m a*tin, n. Same as {Hematin}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • haematin — n. a chemical derivative of haemoglobin formed by removal of the protein part of the molecule and oxidation of the iron atom from the ferrous to the ferric form …   Medical dictionary

  • haematin — n. a chemical derivative of haemoglobin formed by removal of the protein part of the molecule and oxidation of the iron atom from the ferrous to the ferric form …   The new mediacal dictionary

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  • Гематин (Haematin) — химическое производное гема, образующееся в результате истинного окисления атома железа; при этом железо из двухвалентного становится трехвалентным. Вся белковая молекула в этом случае называется метгемоглобином. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • ГЕМАТИН — (haematin) химическое производное гема, образующееся в результате истинного окисления атома железа; при этом железо из двухвалентного становится трехвалентным. Вся белковая молекула в этом случае называется метгемоглобином …   Толковый словарь по медицине

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  • Hemozoin — Plasmodium falciparum hemozoin crystals under polarised light. Hemozoin is a disposal product formed from the digestion of blood by some blood feeding parasites. These hematophagous organisms such as Malaria parasites (Plasmodium spp.), Rhodnius… …   Wikipedia

  • haematinic — /himəˈtɪnɪk/ (say heemuh tinik), /hɛm / (say hem ) noun 1. a medicine, as a compound of iron, which tends to increase the amount of haematin or haemoglobin in the blood. –adjective 2. of or obtained from haematin. Also, hematinic. Usage: For… …  

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