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Myoglobin?

Posted: Sun Dec 09, 2018 3:55 am
by Gisela F Ramirez 2H
How many 02 molecules can myoglobin bind and why?

Re: Myoglobin?  [ENDORSED]

Posted: Sun Dec 09, 2018 9:27 am
by Chem_Mod
Myoglobin can only bind to one oxygen molecule, while Hemoglobin can bind to 4. This is because there is only one heme in myoglobin while hemoglobin has four.