Unique aspects of mitochondrial biogenesis in trypanosomatids.

@article{Schneider2001UniqueAO,
  title={Unique aspects of mitochondrial biogenesis in trypanosomatids.},
  author={A. Schneider},
  journal={International journal for parasitology},
  year={2001},
  volume={31 13},
  pages={
          1403-15
        }
}
  • A. Schneider
  • Published 2001
  • Biology, Medicine
  • International journal for parasitology
Mitochondrial biogenesis consists of the sum of all processes required for the formation of the mitochondrial membranes as well as the soluble compartments they contain. Furthermore, it includes the replication of the mitochondrial genome and correct segregation of the organelles during cell division. Mitochondrial proteins come from two sources, a limited but essential set of inner membrane proteins is encoded by the mitochondrial genome, whereas the large majority (90-95%) is derived from… Expand
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