heme transport

Known as: haem transport 
The directed movement of heme, any compound of iron complexed in a porphyrin (tetrapyrrole) ring, into, out of or within a cell, or between cells, by… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Adult humans have about 25 trillion red blood cells (RBCs), and each second we recycle about 5 million RBCs by… (More)
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2012
2012
Trypanosomatid protozoan parasites lack a functional heme biosynthetic pathway, so must acquire heme from the environment to… (More)
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2009
2009
Porphyromonas gingivalis is an anaerobic, asaccharolytic, gram-negative bacterium that has essential requirements for both iron… (More)
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2009
2009
Little is known about trafficking of heme from its sites of synthesis to sites of heme-protein assembly. We describe an integral… (More)
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2006
2006
Campylobacter jejuni is a leading bacterial cause of food-borne illness in the developed world. Like most pathogens, C. jejuni… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Iron is fastidiously utilized by living cells, since it is an essential element, but is toxic in excess. Cells take up iron via a… (More)
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2004
2004
Heme prosthetic groups are vital for all living organisms, but they can also promote cellular injury by generating reactive… (More)
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2002
2002
Enterococcus faecalis cells cannot synthesize porphyrins and do not rely on heme for growth but can take up heme and use it to… (More)
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1996
1996
Strains of Escherichia coli containing mutations in the cydDC genes are defective for synthesis of the heme proteins cytochrome… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Several pathogenic bacteria are able to use heme and hemoproteins as iron sources independent of siderophore production by… (More)
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