Known as “the powerhouse of the cell”, mitochondria generate most of the cell’s supply of adenosine triphosphate (ATP) which transports chemical energy within cells for metabolism. They are membrane-bound organelle found in most eukaryotic cells.
Doctors Repair Infants’ Damaged Hearts With MitochondriaFuturism - 10-Jul-2018
Procedure transplants mitochondria into infant’s muscle cells to prevent heart disease
Human Trial of Mitochondrially Targeted Antioxidant MitoQFight Aging! - 20-Apr-2018
Aortic stiffness was lower in participants with elevated baseline levels.
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Mitochondria are primarily responsible for generating chemical energy stores.