A critical appraisal of the mitochondrial coenzyme Q pool

@article{Lenaz2001ACA,
  title={A critical appraisal of the mitochondrial coenzyme Q pool},
  author={G. Lenaz},
  journal={FEBS Letters},
  year={2001},
  volume={509}
}
  • G. Lenaz
  • Published 2001
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • FEBS Letters
The function of the coenzyme Q (CoQ) pool in the inner mitochondrial membrane is reviewed in view of recent findings suggesting a supramolecular organization of the mitochondrial respiratory complexes. In spite of the structural evidence for preferential aggregations of the inner membrane components, most kinetic evidence is in favor of a dispersed organization based on random collisions of the small connecting redox components, in particular CoQ, with the individual complexes. The shape of the… Expand
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