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GO term:ferrochelatase activity
Synonym: ferro-protoporphyrin chelatase activity
Synonym: heme synthase activity
Synonym: heme synthetase activity
Synonym: iron chelatase activity
Synonym: protoheme ferro-lyase activity
Synonym: protoheme ferrolyase activity
Synonym: protoheme ferro-lyase (protoporphyrin-forming)
GO id:GO:0004325
Definition:Catalysis of the reaction: protoheme = Fe(2+) + protoporphyrin IX.
Number of paths to term: 1

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                is-acatalytic activity
                        is-alyase activity
                                is-a2-amino-5-formylamino-6-(5-phosphoribosylamino)pyrimidin-4(3H)-one formate-lyase activity
                                is-aalkylmercury lyase activity
                                is-acarbon phosphorus lyase activity +
                                is-acarbon-carbon lyase activity +
                                is-acarbon-halide lyase activity +
                                is-acarbon-nitrogen lyase activity +
                                is-acarbon-oxygen lyase activity +
                                is-acarbon-sulfur lyase activity +
                                is-acobalt-precorrin-5A acetaldehyde-lyase activity
                                is-aferrochelatase activity [GO:0004325] (1 genes, 3 annotations)
                                        is-asirohydrochlorin ferrochelatase activity
                                is-aindoleacetaldoxime dehydratase activity
                                is-aphosphorus-oxygen lyase activity +
                                is-asirohydrochlorin cobaltochelatase activity

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