hemoglobin catabolic process

Known as: haemoglobin catabolism, hemoglobin catabolism, hemoglobin degradation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of hemoglobin, an oxygen carrying, conjugated protein containing four heme groups and… (More)
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2008
2008
Intraerythrocytic malaria parasites use host hemoglobin as a major nutrient source. Aspartic proteases (plasmepsins) and cysteine… (More)
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2003
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2003
The search for novel antimalarial drug targets is urgent due to the growing resistance of Plasmodium falciparum parasites to… (More)
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2002
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2002
OBJECT The mechanisms involved in brain edema formation following intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) have not been fully elucidated… (More)
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2002
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2002
Hemoglobin degradation is a metabolic process that is central to the growth and maturation of the malaria parasite Plasmodium… (More)
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2002
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2002
Cysteine proteases of Plasmodium falciparum are required for survival of the malaria parasite, yet their specific cellular… (More)
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2000
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2000
Trophozoites of the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum hydrolyze erythrocyte hemoglobin in an acidic food vacuole to provide… (More)
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1999
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1999
Endoperoxide antimalarials based on the ancient Chinese drug Qinghaosu (artemisinin) are currently our major hope in the fight… (More)
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1991
1991
Hemoglobin is an important nutrient source for intraerythrocytic malaria organisms. Its catabolism occurs in an acidic digestive… (More)
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1989
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1989
We have shown that UVA (320-380 nm) radiation, hydrogen peroxide, and sodium arsenite induce a stress protein of approximately 32… (More)
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1988
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1988
To obtain free amino acids for protein synthesis, trophozoite stage malaria parasites feed on the cytoplasm of host erythrocytes… (More)
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