The handy guide comprises a series of 5 short videos explaining different aspects of anaemia.
The videos show my hands displaying cardboard cut outs of pictures I drew to explain the story of anaemia, an idea which I thought might make the information more memorable for students.
Hemoglobin is the main protein in mature red blood cells. Each RBC contains over 600 million hemoglobin molecules. It is tetramer, that is, one molecule of hemoglobin in adult is composed of four globin chains, 2 alpha and 2 beta. These chains are derived from chromosome, mainly chromosome 16 and 11.