Control of intracellular heme levels: Heme transporters and Heme oxygenases
Article, Other literature type
Khan, Anwar A.
Quigley, John G.
- Publisher: Elsevier BV
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Molecular Cell Research,
Molecular Biology | Cell Biology | Article
Heme serves as a co-factor in proteins involved in fundamental biological processes including oxidative metabolism, oxygen storage and transport, signal transduction and drug metabolism. In addition, heme is important for systemic iron homeostasis in mammals. Heme has i...