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Posted by malcolmJ on 03 Jun 2012 at 23:47 GMT

Haem (heme) is converted into hemozin, not haematin, at the surface of the gastrodermal lining. For details of hemozoin formation by schistosomes, see the work of Oliviera et al., 2005, FEBS Letters, 259, 6010-6016 among other papers by that group.

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