Hæmoglobin in Protozoa

An Erratum to this article was published on 19 September 1953

Abstract

THE presence of hæmoglobin in the ciliate Paramecium caudatum was discovered by Sato and Tamiya1. This is the first, and so far the only, record of the occurrence of hæmoglobin in Protozoa, one of the largest phyla of the animal kingdom.

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KEILIN, D., RYLEY, J. Hæmoglobin in Protozoa. Nature 172, 451 (1953). https://doi.org/10.1038/172451a0

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