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heme metabolic process

Known as: haem metabolic process, haem metabolism, heme metabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways involving heme, any compound of iron complexed in a porphyrin (tetrapyrrole) ring. [GOC:jl, ISBN:0124325653]
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2018
Review
2018
Heme oxygenase (HO)-1 is known to metabolize heme into biliverdin/bilirubin, carbon monoxide, and ferrous iron, and it has been… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Abstract Significance: Nuclear factor E2-related factor 2 (Nrf2) is a transcription factor that coordinates the basal and stress… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Heme (iron-protoporphyrin IX) is an essential co-factor involved in several biological processes, including neuronal survival and… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Understanding the role of frataxin in mitochondria is key to an understanding of the pathogenesis of Friedreich ataxia. Frataxins… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BackgroundTicks are obligate blood feeders. The midgut is the first major region of the body where blood and microbes ingested… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Bilirubin is widely known as an end product of heme metabolism. Very high levels of serum bilirubin lead to its accumulation in… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Gilbert’s syndrome, an hereditary, chronic, mild, unconjugated hyperbilirubinaemia resulting from impaired hepatic bilirubin… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Variegate porphyria (VP), a low-penetrant autosomal dominant inherited disorder of haem metabolism, is characterised by… Expand
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Review
1977
Review
1977
Heme is essential for cell respiration, energy generation, and oxidative biotransformations. The latter function is exemplified… Expand
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Primary chick embryo liver cells, which had been previously cultured in Eagle's medium containing 10% fetal bovine serum, had the… Expand
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