Making a Division Apparatus on Mitochondria

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Mitochondrial division apparatuses are generally thought to form by oligomerization of Drp1 at pre-determined sites on mitochondria. A recent study by Ji et al. now shows that the Drp1 oligomers on mitochondria move, merge, and mature into a functional division apparatus.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)209-210
Number of pages2
JournalTrends in biochemical sciences
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 1 2016

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology


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