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Mitochondrial Dysfunction and Chronic Disease: Treatment With Natural Supplements.

@article{Nicolson2014MitochondrialDA,
  title={Mitochondrial Dysfunction and Chronic Disease: Treatment With Natural Supplements.},
  author={Garth L. Nicolson},
  journal={Integrative medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={13 4},
  pages={
          35-43
        }
}
  • G. Nicolson
  • Published 1 August 2014
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Integrative medicine
Loss of function in mitochondria, the key organelle responsible for cellular energy production, can result in the excess fatigue and other symptoms that are common complaints in almost every chronic disease. At the molecular level, a reduction in mitochondrial function occurs as a result of the following changes: (1) a loss of maintenance of the electrical and chemical transmembrane potential of the inner mitochondrial membrane, (2) alterations in the function of the electron transport chain… 
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