Monday, April 13, 2015

Porphyrins & Porphyria diagnosis

Porphyrins & Porphyria diagnosis
The porphyrias are caused by deficiencies of enzymes of the heme biosynthetic pathway. This pathway, like other chemical pathways in the body, is a sequence of steps leading to a final product, in this case heme. Heme is essential for life, and each enzyme is also essential, because it is responsible for one of the eight steps in making heme. Each porphyria is due to a deficiency but not a complete absence of one of the enzymes.
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The porphyrias are caused by deficiencies of enzymes of the heme biosynthetic pathway. This pathway, like other chemical pathways in the body, is a sequence of steps leading to a final product, in...
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