Hrg1 promotes heme-iron recycling during hemolysis in the zebrafish kidney

Author summary Total body iron stores in mammals is a composite of iron absorption from diet and iron recycled by macrophages from dying red blood cells (RBCs). Upon erythrophagocytosis of RBCs, the hemoglobin is degraded and heme is imported from the phagoso…

  • 2018-09-24T17:52:29Z
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