Glycated Hemoglobin HbA1c
Sugar attaches to hemoglobin (Hb) and changes the protein's shape, impairing its function. Learn more about the dangers of high blood sugar and the importance of knowing your HbA1c test scores using 3D reproductions of Glycated Hemoglobin (HbA1c).
Oxygenated Hemoglobin Hb
3D reproduction of Oxygenated Hemoglobin Hb, 18 Million times larger than diameter actual protein. Colored in red are the protein’s HEME Groups, disk-like structures with an Iron atom core. It is to this Iron atom core that binds O2 molecules (Blue) bind.