Published Online: 19 APR 2001
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Labbe-Bois, R. and Beaumont, C. 2001. Haem Biosynthesis. eLS. .
- Published Online: 19 APR 2001
The haem biosynthesis pathway consists of a series of enzymatic reactions providing the cells with haem, the end product, and intermediates used as precursors for the synthesis of other tetrapyrrolic pigments, such as the chlorophylls.