Isolation and Respiratory Measurements of Mitochondria from Arabidopsis thaliana.

  title={Isolation and Respiratory Measurements of Mitochondria from Arabidopsis thaliana.},
  author={Wenhui Lyu and Jennifer Selinski and Lu Li and David A. Day and Monika W. Murcha and James Whelan and Yan Wang},
  journal={Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE},
Mitochondria are essential organelles involved in numerous metabolic pathways in plants, most notably the production of adenosine triphosphate (ATP) from the oxidation of reduced compounds such as nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NADH) and flavin adenine dinucleotide (FADH2). The complete annotation of the Arabidopsis thaliana genome has established it as the most widely used plant model system, and thus the need to purify mitochondria from a variety of organs (leaf, root, or flower) is… 
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