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Introduction: Heme

Description of Heme

Heme: iron-porphyrin complex that is the color-furnishing portion of hemoglobin; found free in tissues and as the prosthetic group in many hemeproteins.
Source: CRISP

Heme: The color-furnishing portion of hemoglobin. It is found free in tissues and as the prosthetic group in many hemeproteins.
Source: MeSH 2007

Heme: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Heme

Source - MeSH 2007

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The term Heme can be used for:

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Hierarchical classifications of Heme

The following list attempts to classify Heme into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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