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Coproporphyrinogen

Introduction: Coproporphyrinogen

Description of Coproporphyrinogen

Coproporphyrinogen: Porphyrinogens which are intermediates in the heme biosynthesis. They have four methyl and four propionic acid side chains attached to the pyrrole rings. Coproporphyrinogens I and III are formed in the presence of uroporphyrinogen decarboxylase from the corresponding uroporphyrinogen. They can yield coproporphyrins by autooxidation or protoporphyrin by oxidative decarboxylation.
Source: MeSH 2007

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