Mitochondria

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.

Recent News

Doctors Repair Infants’ Damaged Hearts With Mitochondria

Futurism - 10-Jul-2018

Boston Children’s Hospital developed new procedure for infants with damaged hearts.

Human Trial of Mitochondrially Targeted Antioxidant MitoQ

Fight Aging! - 20-Apr-2018

Aortic stiffness was lower in participants with elevated baseline levels.

Mitochondrial Contribution to Aging and Age-Related Disease

Fight Aging! - 21-Dec-2017

Mitochondria are primarily responsible for generating chemical energy stores.