heme b biosynthetic process

id: GO:0006785
name: heme b biosynthetic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of heme b, a Fe(II) porphyrin complex readily isolated from the hemoglobin of beef blood, but also found in other proteins including other hemoglobins, myoglobins, cytochromes P-450, catalases, peroxidases as well as b type cytochromes.

Parent Functions

GO:0006783heme biosynthetic process
GO:0046492heme b metabolic process