Chapter Three: Cell Biology

Cytoplasm - Energy Producing Organelles - The Mitochondrion

The Mitochondrion
The mitochondrion is the site of aerobic respiration. Most of the key processes of aerobic repiration occur accross its inner membrane. One theory holds that they evolved from endosymbiotic bacteria.
Note the folded inner membrane
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