Exploring the Hemoglobin Molecule


Here’s a short educational clip MadMicrobe created. Hemoglobin is a molecule within red blood cells which delivers oxygen to cells throughout the body and is responsible for the rbc’s red pigment. Oxygen atoms bind to heme groups within the larger molecule.

Created by MadMicrobe Animation Director, Alan Smith in Cinema 4D/Redshift using data from the protein data bank.