Über matrixreiche Riesenmitochondrien

  • Wolfgang Thoenes
  • Published 2004 in
    Zeitschrift für Zellforschung und Mikroskopische…


Highly enlarged mitochondria were observed in the tubular epithelium of human kidney (in nephrotic syndrome). The enlarged mitochondria exhibit an excessive increase of the mitochondrial matrix. Therefore the term “matrix-rich giant mitochondria” is proposed. Also other but inconstant structural changes are found, such as round dense (granular) bodies (230… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00336873


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