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Posted: Mon Dec 09, 2019 12:18 am
What is the biological importance of hemoglobin in relation to myoglobin?
Posted: Mon Dec 09, 2019 12:23 am
Hemoglobin’s purpose is to carry important biological molecules like oxygen and carbon dioxide. Myoglobin’s purpose is to store oxygen within itself. Myoglobin’s stored oxygen are often times used by the muscles when there is a huge need of the oxygen upon physical activities to create energy.
Posted: Mon Dec 09, 2019 12:53 am
myoglobin transports oxygen to muscle cells. while hemoglobin carries oxygen to the blood and tissues in the body. it also helps transport carbon dioxide and hydrogen ions.
Posted: Mon Dec 09, 2019 1:04 am
it transfers oxygen via myoglobins
Posted: Fri Oct 23, 2020 2:02 pm
They are both hemeproteins. Their main physiological value is their ability to bind to oxygen.