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Keyword - Heme biosynthesis (KW-0350)


Protein involved in the synthesis of heme, an iron atom coordinated to a protoporphyrin IX.


  • Haeme anabolism
  • Haeme biosynthesis
  • Haeme biosynthetic process
  • Haeme formation
  • Haeme synthesis
  • Heme anabolism
  • Heme biosynthetic process
  • Heme formation
  • Heme synthesis


Biological process

Gene Ontology


heme biosynthetic process [ GO:0006783 ]


Heme biosynthesisBiological process
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