Category: Mitochondria

Recent Mitochondria Journal Articles

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Electron Transport Chain Remodeling by GSK3 during Oogenesis Connects Nutrient State to Reproduction.

Reproduction is heavily influenced by nutrition and metabolic state. Many common reproductive…

Published: Jan 30, 2016 in Cell

Diabetes / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Nutrition

Bax assembly into rings and arcs in apoptotic mitochondria is linked to membrane pores

Bax is a key regulator of apoptosis that, under cell stress, accumulates at mitochondria, where it…

Published: Jan 16, 2016 in EMBO Journal

Apoptosis / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Nanomedicine / Ophthalmology

Neutrophil extracellular traps enriched in oxidized mitochondrial DNA are interferogenic and contribute to lupus-like disease.

Neutrophil extracellular traps (NETs) are implicated in autoimmunity, but how they are generated and…

Published: Jan 18, 2016 in Nature medicine

Life Science / Mitochondria

EMRE Is a Matrix Ca(2+) Sensor that Governs Gatekeeping of the Mitochondrial Ca(2+) Uniporter.

The mitochondrial uniporter (MCU) is an ion channel that mediates Ca(2+) uptake into the matrix to…

Published: Jan 17, 2016 in Cell reports

Life Science / Mitochondria

A short period of high-intensity interval training improves skeletal muscle mitochondrial function and pulmonary oxygen uptake kinetics.

The aim of the present study was to examine whether improvements in pulmonary V̇O2 kinetics…

Published: Feb 05, 2016 in Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985)

Life Science / Mitochondria

IGF-1 Receptor Differentially Regulates Spontaneous and Evoked Transmission via Mitochondria at Hippocampal Synapses.

The insulin-like growth factor-1 receptor (IGF-1R) signaling is a key regulator of lifespan, growth,…

Published: Jan 25, 2016 in Neuron

Life Science / Mitochondria / Neuroscience

Ketogenic Diets: From Cancer To Mitochondrial Diseases And Beyond.

The employment of dietary strategies such as ketogenic diets, which force cells to alter their…

Published: Jan 19, 2016 in European journal of clinical investigation

Cancer / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Neuroscience / Nutrition

News Articles (Mitochondria)

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[Report] Spatial colocalization and functional link of purinosomes with mitochondria

Purine biosynthetic enzymes organize into dynamic cellular bodies called purinosomes. Little is…

Published: Feb 11, 2016

Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Nutrition

[Perspective] Pathogen to powerhouse

Mitochondria and plastids are essential for harnessing energy in eukaryotic cells. They are believed…

Published: Feb 11, 2016

Life Science / Mitochondria

Pre-Neolithic DNA Suggests Major Population Turnover in Europe 14,500 Years Ago

DNA evidence lifted from the bones and teeth of hunter-gatherers who lived in Europe from the Late…

Published: Feb 05, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Medical News Today: Eradicating mitochondria from cells may reverse aging

Scientists found that removing mitochondria from human cells reduced levels of markers linked to…

Published: Feb 05, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Mitochondria essential for cellular ageing

An international team of scientists has for the first time shown that mitochondria, the batteries of…

Published: Feb 05, 2016

Breast cancer / Cancer / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria

DNA evidence uncovers major upheaval in Europe near end of last Ice Age

DNA evidence lifted from the ancient bones and teeth of people who lived in Europe from the Late…

Published: Feb 04, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

U.S. panel endorses “three-parent” IVF technique

An expert committee have recommended that the U.S. government allows the clinical investigation of…

Published: Feb 04, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Mitochondria triggers cell aging, study shows

An international team of scientists has for the first time shown that mitochondria, the batteries of…

Published: Feb 04, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Mitochondria shown to trigger cell aging

Scientists have carried out an experiment which conclusively proves for the first time that…

Published: Feb 04, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Blog Posts (Mitochondria)

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Is it Ethical to Create Babies With Genes From Three People? Panel Says Yes

Would it be ethical for scientists to try to create babies that have genetic material from three…

Published: Feb 04, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Climate link to huge human upheaval

New DNA evidence suggests a major upheaval of humans living around Europe at the end of the last Ice…

Published: Feb 04, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Three-Parent Babies Should Be Approved In The U.S. For Boys, Says Report

Health and Medicine Photo credit: A new report has argued for the case of…

Published: Feb 04, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Fascinating New Insight Into Ötzi The Iceman’s Genetic History

Plants and Animals Photo credit: Otzi's maternal line is now thought to be…

Published: Jan 14, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Back from the dead? Not exactly

In one of my classes we talk a bit about cloning, in the context of discussing various biotech…

Published: Dec 27, 2015

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Why Are There No Little Green Men? (Clue: It’s Something To Do With Photosynthesis)

Plants and Animals Photo credit: You know what, I think we looked better before.…

Published: Dec 08, 2015

Dermatology / Evolution / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Microbiology / Mitochondria / Nutrition

One step closer to a diabetes cure?

Originally posted on - blogs by NPG staff

Published: Dec 01, 2015

Diabetes / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Nutrition / Stem cells

New DNA analysis says your pooch’s ancestors were Central Asian wolves

You've come a long way, baby. moggafogga, CC BY-NC-NDDogs' origin story goes something like this:…

Published: Oct 20, 2015

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Autism quackery: Try, try, try, and never give up [Respectful Insolence]

Antivaccine quackery is arguably one of the worst forms of quackery. First, the pseudoscientific…

Published: Sep 22, 2015

Autism / Cancer / Complementary Medicine / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Microbiology / Mitochondria / Virology

I get email [Pharyngula]

I often get requests from students to answer questions about biology — typically,…

Published: Sep 02, 2015

Climate change / Earth science / Evolution / Genetics / Hematology / Life Science / Medicine / Microbiology / Mitochondria / Nutrition

Jobs (Mitochondria)

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Post-Doctoral Fellow

1400- Postdoctoral Fellow Job #: 1400 The Malhotra Lab at the Pacific University School of Pharmacy…

Posted: Feb 11, 2016

Cancer / Hepatology / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Cardiovascular Research Ceneter, Rhode Island Hospital and the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown…

Posted: Feb 11, 2016

Cardiology / Gene Therapy / Genetics / Ion channels / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Nutrition

Investigator Scientist (MBU2534)

Investigator Scientist (MBU2534) Medical Research Council, Mitochondrial Unit Cambridge 4 years…

Posted: Feb 11, 2016

Life Science / Mitochondria

Clinical/Research Geneticist

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Posted: Feb 10, 2016

Cancer / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Neuroscience / Nutrition / Proteomics

Ph.D. Scientist: Cell Biologist, Ocular Inflammation

A lab head position is available in the department of Ophthalmology department within Novartis…

Posted: Feb 10, 2016

Diabetes / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Neuroscience / Ophthalmology

Postdoctoral Fellow

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Posted: Feb 09, 2016

Cardiology / Ion channels / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Nutrition

An Added Genomics Team! PostDoc Fellow, Geneticist, & MD: NGS Diagnosis w/ Personalized Medicine

An Added Genomics Team! PostDoc Fellow, Geneticist, & MD: NGS Diagnosis w/ Personalized Medicine…

Posted: Feb 07, 2016

Autism / Bioinformatics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Neuroscience / Nutrition / Proteomics

Postdoctoral Fellow

*Org Marketing Statement* A career at Pfizer offers opportunity, ownership and impact. All over the…

Posted: Feb 06, 2016

Cardiology / Ion channels / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Nutrition

Intern: Drug Discovery

External Posting Title Intern: Drug Discovery Job Description This is a full-time Internship role…

Posted: Feb 04, 2016

Hematology / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Neuroscience