Mitochondrial biogenesis: cell-cycle-dependent investment in making mitochondria

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Mitochondria cannot be made de novo, so pre-existing mitochondria must be inherited at each cell division. A new study demonstrates cell-cycle-dependent regulation of the activity of the TOM translocase complex to induce mitochondrial biogenesis during the M phase of the cell cycle.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)78 - 80
Number of pages3
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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