UniProt functional annotation for P02062

UniProt code: P02062.

Organism: Equus caballus (Horse).
Taxonomy: Eukaryota; Metazoa; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Euteleostomi; Mammalia; Eutheria; Laurasiatheria; Perissodactyla; Equidae; Equus.
Function: Involved in oxygen transport from the lung to the various peripheral tissues.
Subunit: Heterotetramer of two alpha chains and two beta chains.
Tissue specificity: Red blood cells.
Similarity: Belongs to the globin family.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.