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Give Suitable Biological Reasons for the Following Statements : Carbon Monoxide is Dangerous When Inhaled. - Biology

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 Give suitable biological reasons for the following statement : 
 Carbon monoxide is dangerous when inhaled. 

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Haemoglobin has very strong affinity for CO forming a stable compound HbCO which reduces O2 transporting capacity of blood may results into death. i.e. CO poisoning. 

Concept: Blood Circulatory System
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