Topic: Breakthroughs

Study of Mitochondrial Protein Synthesis by Miller School Team Earns Cover of Science Magazine

Mitochondria make multicellular life possible. These tiny organelles convert glucose into energy, making them critically important for cell survival. Dysfunctional mitochondria can cause devastating diseases, frequently with childhood onset, but until recently they have been difficult to study.

Study of Mitochondrial Protein Synthesis by Miller School Team Earns Cover of Science Magazine

Mitochondria make multicellular life possible. These tiny organelles convert glucose into energy, making them critically important for cell survival. Dysfunctional mitochondria can cause devastating diseases, frequently with childhood onset, but until recently they have been difficult to study.