Experimental Blood Substitutes Unsafe, Study Finds
...ucts described in the report are based on hemoglobin, the oxygen-carrying protein found in red blood.
The problem with such products is that "these hemoglobins
do not have the protection of red blood cells," said study co-author Dr. Sidney Wolfe, director of the health research group at Washington, D.C.-based...
Medifacts Systems, Inc. Grants Exclusive License for Genetic Test Patent to Mayo Clinic
...lassemia trait with mild microcytic hypochromic anemia. -- If three loci are affected, the condition is called Hemoglobin H disease. Two unstable hemoglobins
are present in the blood and both have a higher affinity for oxygen than normal hemoglobin, resulting in poor oxygen delivery to tissues. The ...
hemoglobins in Medical Products
HEMOGLOBIN AFSC Control
Description:... Sebia's Hb AFSC Control provides excellent resolution of normal hemoglobins
A & F and abnormal hemoglobins
S & C. The control is designed for use with Sebia's Hydragel Hemoglobin and...
Lyphochek Diabetes Control
Description:... Lyphochek Diabetes Control is a human whole blood based product used to monitor hemoglobin fractions associated with diabetes, including hemoglobins
A1, A1C, F and Total Glycated Hemoglobin....
Lyphochek Hemoglobin A2 Control
Description:...whole blood based product designed to monitor the performance of automated and manual procedures for the measurement of hemoglobin variants, including hemoglobins
A2, F and S....
DiaSTAT Hemoglobin A1C Analyzer
Simple, touch screen operation
100 and 500 test reagent kits available
Reports HbA1c results in the presence of hemoglobins
S and C
Certified by the National Glycohemoglobin Standardization Program (NGSP) to be traceable to the DCCT Reference Method ...
hemoglobins in Biological News
Plant hemoglobins: Oxygen handlers critical for nitrogen fixation
...es in oxygen transport and respiration in animals. hemoglobins
are also present in plants and bacteria, but until now the physiological role of plant hemoglobins
has been unclear. A group of researchers reveal th...nceptually not unlike that undertaken by mammalian hemoglobins
in facilitating oxygen transport and exchange in t...
hemoglobins in Biological Technology