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Mitochondria

Mitochondria

A Practical Approach

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biology, Life Sciences,
  • Life Sciences - Cytology,
  • Cytology,
  • Science

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsV. M. Darley-Usmar (Editor), D. Rickwood (Editor), M. T. Wilson (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages340
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8972982M
    ISBN 101852210346
    ISBN 109781852210342

    Mitochondria play a key role in the normal functioning of the heart and in the pathogenesis and development of various types of heart disease. In addition, specific mitochondrial cardiomyopathies due to mutations in mitochondrial DNA have been identified. Increasing studies demonstrate that mitochondrial function has emerged as a therapeutic target in heart disease. This chapter addresses Author: Shaunrick Stoll, Christiana Leimena, Hongyu Qiu. Mitochondria: Practical Protocols offers a broad collection of methods for studying the molecular biology, function, and features of mitochondria. In the past decade, mitochondrial research has elucidated the important influence of mitochondrial processes on integral cell processes such as.

    Aug 10,  · This book provides an update on the step-by-step "how to" methods for the study mitochondrial structure, function, and biogenesis contained in the successful first edition. As in the previous edition, the biochemical, cell biological, and genetic approaches are presented along with sample results, interpretations, and pitfalls from each method.4/5(1). Mitochondria and Chloroplasts Mitochondria. Mitochondria (singular = mitochondrion) are often called the “powerhouses” or “energy factories” of a cell because they are responsible for making adenosine triphosphate (ATP), the cell’s main energy-carrying innovationoptimiser.com formation of ATP from the breakdown of glucose is known as cellular innovationoptimiser.com: Bartee, Lisa, Anderson, Christine.

    Richard Altmann is often credited with the discovery of mitochondria in , but its discovery was due to the work of several scientists. The word "mitochondria" was first used in , by Carl Benda. At first nobody was sure what it was, until Leonor Michaelis proved it was a part of the cell. Mitochondria are analogous to a furnace or a powerhouse in the cell because, like furnaces and powerhouses, mitochondria produce energy from basic components (in this case, molecules that have been broken down so that they can be used). Mitochondria have many other functions as well.


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Feb 28,  · Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Life - The Epic Story of Our Mitochondria: How the Original Probiotic Dictates Your Health, Illness, Ageing, and Even Life Itself. Mitochondria play a critical role in the generation of metabolic energy in eukaryotic cells.

As reviewed in Chapter 2, they are responsible for most of the useful energy derived from the breakdown of carbohydrates and fatty acids, which is converted to ATP by the process of oxidative phosphorylation.

Most mitochondrial proteins are translated on free cytosolic ribosomes and imported into the. Jul 26,  · Mitochondria, Second Edition brings readers up to date on the many significant findings that have occurred since the book was first published nearly a decade ago.

As in that seminal first edition, this Second Edition tackles the biochemistry, genetics, and pathology of mitochondria in different organisms. The growth of the subject has required /5(7). May 23,  · This title employs biochemical, cell biological, and genetic approaches to study mitochondrial structure, function, and biogenesis.

Also of interest are the consequences of impaired mitochondrial function on cells, tissues, and organs. The book is full of step-by-step "how to" methods with sample results, interpretations, and pitfalls.

There is a unique set of appendices that include gene. Mitochondria are now known to be more than the hub of energy metabolism. They are the central executioner of cells, and control cellular homeostasis through involvement in nearly all aspects of metabolism.

As our understanding of mitochondria has expanded it has become clear that the structure, function and pathology of the. Apr 30,  · This book is the eagerly awaited second edition of the best-selling Mitochondria, a book widely acknowledged as the first modern, truly comprehensive authored work on the important, scientifically fundamental topic of the cellular organelles known as mitochondria.

Jul 12,  · Mitochondria have a distinctive oblong or oval shape and are bounded by a double membrane. The inner membrane is folded creating structures known as cristae. Mitochondria are found in both animal and plant innovationoptimiser.com are found in all body cell types, except for mature red blood innovationoptimiser.com number of mitochondria within a cell varies depending on the type and function of the cell.

generally located where energy consumption is highest in the cell Mitochondria (fibroblasts) Mitochondria (sperm) Packed around initial segment Energy for sperm motility, microtubules (9+2) Maternal Inheritance Most animals Oocyte mitochondria (maternal) are the only mitochondria inherited.

(see genetics below) maternal mitochondrial genome. Jan 24,  · She's also investigated mitochondrial function and metabolism, which is one of my own most recent passions. Lee Know's book, "Life - The Epic Story of Our Mitochondria", is a really good primer if you want to learn more about this topic after listening to this interview.

Sep 20,  · This book is the eagerly awaited second edition of the best-selling Mitochondria, a book widely acknowledged as the first modern, truly comprehensive authored work on the important, scientifically fundamental topic of the cellular organelles known as mitochondria.4/5(1).

Mitochondria: The Dynamic Organelle focuses on the function of the mitochondria and the organelle’s role in cellular pathology. While the traditional function of the mitochondria is metabolic, recent cutting-edge studies have uncovered a central role for mitochondria in cell signaling, cell survival and cell death.

Jan 16,  · Mitochondria arose around two billion years ago from the engulfment of an α-proteobacterium by a precursor of the modern eukaryotic cell innovationoptimiser.comgh mitochondria have maintained the double membrane character of their ancestors and the core of ATP production, their overall form and composition have been drastically altered, and they have acquired myriad additional functions within Cited by: Mitochondria is the first modern, truly comprehensive authored book which tackles the biochemistry, genetics, and pathology of A typical cell contains mitochondria, termed the "powerhouse of the cell," playing a central role in metabolism, respiration, and ATF production/5(4).

The Structure of Mitochondria provides an extensive account of the structure of mitochondria. This book illustrates the variety of mitochondrial structure revealed by electron microscopy of intact cells. Organized into nine chapters, this book begins with an overview of the application of electron microscopy to the study of the structure of.

The mitochondrion (/ ˌ m ʌ ɪ t ə ˈ k ɒ n d r ɪ ə n /, /-t ə ʊ-/, plural mitochondria) is a double-membrane-bound organelle found in most eukaryotic organisms. Some cells in some multicellular organisms may, however, lack them (for example, mature mammalian red blood cells).

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Do, please, read this book. Chapters illustrate and provide an overview of key concepts on topics such as the role of mitochondria in adipose tissue, cancer, cardiovascular comorbidities, skeletal muscle, the liver, kidney, and more. This book is a must-have reference for students and educational teams in biology, physiology and medicine, and researchers.

Mitochondria is the first modern, truly comprehensive authored book which tackles the biochemistry, genetics, and pathology of mitochondria in different organisms.

Table of contents. Select All. Get PDF: All Chapters; You have free access to this content. J Physiol Mitochondria: isolation, structure and function the model illustrated in Fig.

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As in the previous edition, the biochemical, cell biological, and genetic approaches are presented along with sample results, interpretations, and pitfalls from each method.Find a huge variety of new & used Mitochondria books online including bestsellers & rare titles at the best prices.

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