Scientists say... Powered by Trendolizer

ScienceSprings - Posts | …/from-northwestern-m…/ New Northwestern Medicine research published in...

Trending story found on www.facebook.com
ScienceSprings - Posts |  …/from-northwestern-m…/ New Northwestern Medicine research published in...
https://sciencesprings.wordpress.com/ …/from-northwestern-m…/ New Northwestern Medicine research published in Nature Cell Biology [ https://www.nature.com/ncb/journal/v19/n6/full/ncb3529.html ] has shown that mitochondria, traditionally known for their role creating energy in cells, also play an important role in hematopoiesis, the body’s process for creating new blood cells. “Historically, mitochondria are viewed as ATP — energy — producing organelles,” explained principal investigator Navdeep Chandel, PhD, the David W. Cugell Professor of Medicine in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. “Previously, my laboratory provided evidence that mitochondria can dictate cell function or fate independent of ATP production. We established the idea that mitochondria are signaling...
[Source: www.facebook.com] [ Comments ] [See why this is trending]

Trend graph:

Comments