Biology LibreTexts - Red Blood Cells

The Medical Biochemistry Page - Hemoglobin and Myoglobin

Excellent discussion of oxygen transport and the Bohr effect. A bit advanced but well worth the effort given the importance of this material for MCAT preparation.

Purdue University - The Chemistry of Hemoglobin and Myoglobin

Characterization of the structure of hemoglobin and myoglobin. Nice clear basic explanation of cooperative interaction.

Blood Resources

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