Small is big in Arabidopsis mitochondrial ribosome

  title={Small is big in Arabidopsis mitochondrial ribosome},
  author={Florent Waltz and Tan-Trung Nguyen and Mathilde Arriv{\'e} and Anthony Bochler and Johana Chicher and Philippe Hammann and Lauriane Kuhn and Martine Quadrado and Hakim Mireau and Yaser Hashem and Philippe Gieg{\'e}},
  journal={Nature Plants},
Mitochondria are responsible for energy production through aerobic respiration, and represent the powerhouse of eukaryotic cells. Their metabolism and gene expression processes combine bacterial-like features and traits that evolved in eukaryotes. Among mitochondrial gene expression processes, translation remains the most elusive. In plants, while numerous pentatricopeptide repeat (PPR) proteins are involved in all steps of gene expression, their function in mitochondrial translation remains… 

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