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Unformatted text preview: Why? 3. Problem 10.22 (p. 399) What is the effect of each of the following actions on oxygen affinity of adult hemoglobin (Hb A) in vitro? (a) Increase pH, (b) increase partial pressure fo CO 2 , (c) decrease [BPG], (d) dissociate the tetramer into monomers, (e) oxidize Fe(II) to Fe(III). 4. Problem 10.24 (p. 399) When deoxyhemoglobin crystals are exposed to oxygen, they shatter. On the other hand, deoxymyoglobin crystals are unaffected by oxygen. Explain....
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This note was uploaded on 07/23/2008 for the course BMB 428 taught by Professor Tan during the Fall '07 term at Penn State.
- Fall '07