Wellcome Trust Centre For Mitochondrial Research

What Mitochondria Do

The main role of mitochondria is to produce energy, and they are often referred to as the powerhouses of the cells to learn more please watch the video below

To find out more about how mitochondria produce energy and other roles mitochondria have please click here
To find out more about what mitochondria look like where mitochondria originate from please click here
To find out more about what mitochondrial DNA is, why it is important and how it is inherited please click here
To find out more about mitochondrial heteroplasmy please click here