Mitochondria

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Mitochondria

Mitochondria

The mitochondria is the power house or power plant of the cell.it is also where cellular respiration occurs

What exactly is the mitochondria?

Fun facts about mitochondria-~ has a double membrane~ may play a roll in the aging process~ autism is correlated with mitochondrial defects~ the number of mitochondrial in a cell varies widely~ there are 615 proteins released in humans which all have different jobs~ the mitochondria has its own independent genome

Cellular respirationConverts glucose/food into adenosine triphosphate or ATP this then can be stored or used to fuel our body's and keep us going👍

Cellular respirationC6H12O6+6O2-6CO2+6H2O+ATP

Originated from Latin word "thread"


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